Ivan Soto is the Associate Director QA Validation, with Alexion. In his previous role under his leadership, his team successfully implemented a lean validation program. He is an active speaker at conferences related to validation, lean initiatives, IT controls, and validation cost reduction. Ivan Soto has been in the industry more than 20 years in various roles of Quality Control, Quality Assurance, IT Compliance, manufacturing Automation, Validation and Analytical Method Development. He has a (B.S) in Chemistry from the Catholic University of Puerto Rico.