Burleigh has more than 30 years experience across a broad range of senior roles in Quality Assurance, GMP Manufacturing, Operational Excellence, Validation and Process Development/Technology Transfer in the Bio/Pharmaceutical sector. He is passionate advocate for Operational Excellence and is an accomplished Lean Six Sigma practitioner having gained his Black Belt on the Pfizer US certified programme.
Prior to joining PBL Burleigh has worked in both big pharma as Senior Quality Director with GSK Vaccines leading the Global Product Quality team, Director of Quality Management/Continuous Improvement Lead with Pfizer as well as in start-up biopharmaceutical companies most recently, leading the Quality function at Midatech Pharma. Burleigh has an M.Sc in Biochemical & Chemical Engineering from the University College London and a B.Sc (Hons) in Biochemistry from Manchester University. He also has a Master in Business Administration (MBA) from the Open University, and is an active member of both the International Society of Pharmaceutical Engineers and Parenteral Drug Association.