Scott M. Wheelwright, Ph.D.
Dr. Wheelwright is our lead consultant for CMC, including manufacturing and quality assurance. He is the CEO of Strategic Manufacturing Worldwide, Inc., which was founded for the purpose of assisting companies in bringing products to market. Dr. Wheelwright was also one of the cofounders of Innovent Biologics, one of the major biopharmaceutical companies in China developing biosimilars. With over 20 years experience in manufacturing and product development, Dr. Wheelwright has led many projects to successful completion. Dr. Wheelwright received his PhD in chemical engineering from the University of California, Berkeley, his BS in chemical engineering from the University of Utah and completed post-doctoral studies at the Max Planck Institute for Biophysics in Frankfurt, Germany. Dr. Wheelwright has held leadership positions with Abbott Laboratories, Chiron (now part of Novartis) and Scios (now part of J&J). Dr. Wheelwright is a member of the Editorial Advisory Boards for BioProcess International and Pharmaceutical Outsourcing magazines. Dr. Wheelwright lives and works in Suzhou China, where he provides consulting services to companies needing project management, CMC consulting and Quality Assurance systems.