Vivien Santillan is the Regional Director for Asia of Novatek International, a software development company based in Montreal, Canada that provides regulatory compliant solutions to the pharmaceutical and biotech companies. She is an accomplished Technical Sales Director, Business Development and Marketing professional with 25 years of distinguished experience in the information technology and services industry. She has been assisting pharmaceutical companies for the past 15 years in achieving regulatory compliance by providing technical assistance, gap analysis, computer system validation, documentation and training in the implementation and use of LIMS, QMS and Contamination Control system. Her strengths in market research and development, enterprise software, project management, strategic planning, technical implementation and training are demonstrated through a number of successful IT projects globally.
Vivien is Past President of ISPE Philippines Affiliate (2017-2020), Past Chair of the Asia Pacific Council (2019-2020), member of the Women in Pharma, International Steering Committee and member of ISPE Drug Shortages Initiative - APAC Extension team. She has spoken in several life science forums and conferences on topics on Computer System Validation, Data Integrity and Risk-Based Approach on the Implementation of Computerized System.