Bruk Alemayehu is Vice President, Global Standards Management and Operations, for USP. He oversees Portfolio & Project Management activities for documentary and reference standards development across USP’s Science Division and Global Laboratory Operations, and leads the effort to obtain reference material candidates from the pharmaceutical, food, and dietary supplement industries, as well as other partners throughout the world. Additionally, Mr. Alemayehu oversees the Reference Standard Evaluation and Reference Standard Support teams.
Mr. Alemayehu brings nearly twenty years of pharmaceutical industry experience to USP. He previously served as Vice President of Laboratory Operations at Advanced Testing Laboratories, and Director of Analytical Development and Plant Quality Control at Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (previously Biovail).
Mr. Alemayehu holds an M.B.A. in Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Business from the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, and a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from Addis Ababa University in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Follow Bruk Alemayehu on Twitter.