Developments - 08.14.2020

PF Pro Feature: Jim Watson

Jim Watson, Senior Director

Jim Watson has over 25 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry! He started his career designing, building, and starting up membrane plants, to eventually managing large scale capital projects. Additionally, he’s led engineering, maintenance, capital projects and EHS disciplines at a leading CMO.

Jim has extensive experience in high purity utilities, large molecule biological processes and advanced therapies. He has worked for small and established pharmaceutical and biotech organizations launching early phase manufacturing strategy, conceptual design, user requirement specifications, verification, validation, facility turnover and facility operations. Jim has led the development of Project Farma’s presence in the East Coast and has been a leader for its cell and gene therapy task force.