Consultant, Pharmaceutical Services

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

Martyn Becker is a microbiologist who has worked in the pharma industry for nearly forty years, five of those as a Senior Inspector and Regional Manager with the UK Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA).  He had responsibility for inspection of all kinds of aseptic and sterile products, biological product and blood product establishments, as well as APIs and non-sterile dosage forms including liquid, semi-solid and solid dosage forms.  Prior to joining the MHRA, Mr. Becker worked in and managed a vaccine operation as well as serving as an internal audit manager. Since leaving the MHRA, he has worked in industry in sterile operations projects, and more recently as a consultant.

At NSF, he is involved with sterile facility auditing and consultancy support for inspection readiness, and training in auditing and inspections skills.

His areas of expertise include:

  • Audit/assessment to EU and FDA regulatory standards
  • Aseptic processing/sterile manufacture
  • Non-sterile dosage forms
  • Biological/biotech facility design and inspection
  • Risk management/system assessment
  • GMP compliance from the perspective of an ex-MHRA inspector