Gretchen Smith

Senior Vice President Manufacturing/Site Head, Advanced Medicine Partners

Gretchen Smith is a highly accomplished manufacturing executive with an impressive track record spanning over 25 years in the pharmaceutical industry. Currently serving as the Senior Vice President of Manufacturing and Site Head at Advanced Medicine Partners, she plays a pivotal role in leading the establishment of a cutting-edge Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO) facility. This state-of-the-art facility is dedicated to providing unparalleled chemistry, manufacturing, and controls (CMC) capabilities for advanced medicines, including gene and cell therapies. Gretchen's expertise allows her to address the critical challenges of product quality and scalability that are often encountered in the development and production of highly technical medicines.