Dr. Amer is Principal at Premier Compliance Services, Management Consultants for compliance and manufacturing operations performance in the life sciences industry. His background includes a Ph. D. in Chemical Engineering and over three decades of experience in the Pharmaceutical and related industries. Over the years, he held positions of increasing responsibility with leading pharmaceutical, consumer product and engineering consulting firms. His experience includes comprehensive process design in bulk pharmaceutical manufacturing, biotechnology manufacturing, pharmaceutical solid dosage manufacturing and containment of potent and radioactive therapeutics. He is also experienced with facility development for therapeutic products operations. As a recognized expert in GMP compliance and validation, he consulted for many of the leading pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device manufacturers and have lectured extensively in the US, Europe, Asia and the Middle East on subjects such as controlled release technology, GMP trends, Validation and Change Control, and implication of GMP compliance on process and facility design in the biotechnology industry.