General Manager, Pharmaceutical Operations
Michael Lackner has 20+ years of senior manufacturing/operations experience with a successful history of quickly assessing and implementing comprehensive transformations to drive revenue growth, quality improvement, and bottom-line expense reductions. Over 12 years of his experience is directly from Pharmaceutical and Medical Device companies such as Philips Healthcare, Boehringer-Ingelheim (Ben Venue), Amresco (VWR), Mylan, and Pfizer.
As a General Manager of Pharmaceutical Operations for Regulatory Compliance Associates® Inc. Michael Lackner helps provide guidance to life-science clients experiencing operational challenges in the compliance, regulatory, quality assurance, R&D, and operational processes of the product lifecycle.
Mike has direct and indirect leadership experience as well as global responsibility in his prior roles as a Process Engineer, Quality Engineer, Design Engineer, Operational Excellence (Continuous Improvement) Associate/Manager, Department Manager, and most recently as an Executive Consultant to multiple big pharma companies.
Mike has a Bachelor of Science in Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering from Cleveland State University in Cleveland, OH. He is also a veteran of Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm as a Petty Officer in the United States Navy.