Advisory Board

Mark Livingston

Mr. Livingston has operated a pharmaceutical manufacturing firm in San Diego, CA for over 9 years. Mr. Livingston provides leadership to Gala Pharmaceutical Inc., and assist a focus on setting the strategic direction of the company and instilling a culture of quality and continuous improvement. He is experienced in operations, finance, strategic planning, start-up companies, company turnarounds, management information systems and planning for the succession of closely held businesses.
Nayaz Ahmed PH.D, RAC, CQA

Director of Analytical Services and Product Development

Dr. Ahmed is a pharmaceutical development scientist experienced in R&D, regulatory compliance and quality control. He creatively resolves CMC and outstanding quality issues with firm knowledge of operations related to pharmaceuticals, biologicals and medical devices. At Gala Pharmaceutical Inc., Dr. Ahmed has been instrumental in developing comprehensive regulatory compliance systems, SOP’s, and cGMP guided research to support product development. He is consulting with Gala Pharmaceutical Inc.’s quality control department to execute new and improved quality systems to meet current FDA, ICH and ISO regulations and standards.
Arshad Chaudry

Director of QC, Microbiology and Validation

Mr. Chaudry is a senior scientist experienced in commercial and R&D pharmaceutical microbiology and quality system validations. He has over 25 years of experience as a microbiologist, and is a consultant to GPI’s management team. Mr. Chaudry has extensive experience with regulatory agencies and will represent GPI in its FDA and ISO inspections. Mr. Chaudry will play a key role in managing GPI’s manufacturing operations and the implementation of the company’s environmental monitoring programs to maintain its cGMP compliance.