Consultant, Pharmaceutical Services

Phone: +44(0)1751 432999
Country: United Kingdom

Darren Jones has 25 years of experience in pharmaceutical auditing, consulting and regulatory inspection support and preparation. Prior to joining NSF, Mr. Jones worked at MHRA where he spent four years as a GMP inspector. He inspected many sites of varied dosage forms worldwide and developed considerable experience of complex aseptic manufacture and terminal sterilization for both commercial and clinical trial applications.

Earlier in his career, Mr. Jones spent 18 years in a number of roles at AstraZeneca, including production outsourcing, selecting and managing contract manufacturing sites primarily engaged in sterile manufacture.

Mr. Jones has provided QA support to an API facility which included laboratory-scale production for parenteral products, traditional manual plant and modern computer-controlled facilities. He has also provided QA support to tablet processing and packaging activities.

Mr. Jones’ areas of expertise include:

  • GMP auditing of facilities and processes
  • Sterile manufacture
  • Clinical trial manufacture
  • Supply chain excellence
  • Microbiological QC