Gil Stevens

Executive Director, Global Engineering, Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical Inc

Gil Stevens leads Global Engineering and Capital Projects for Ultragenyx. Currently Ultragenyx is developing a greenfield site in Bedford, MA. This new site is the company’s first internal manufacturing facility, capable of clinical and commercial supply of the company’s portfolio of gene therapies. With over 30 years’ experience in Biopharmaceuticals, he has held many positions in global functions as well as site operations including site leader, head of engineering, validation and facilities operations & maintenance. In addition, Gil has been directly involved in greater than $2B of facility expansion projects and brings a thorough understanding of lean manufacturing principles to new facility design.