John Wichelt

Vice President Client Pharmaceutical Services, Grand River Aseptic Manufacturing

John Wichelt brings over 25 years of experience at pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device industries to his role as vice president of client pharmaceutical services. With executive experience at companies regulated by the FDA, John has specific expertise in validation, quality assurance, business development and project management. During his career at Grand River Aseptic Manufacturing, John has held various roles of increasing responsibility including director of quality assurance and regulatory affairs. John led GRAM’s large-scale fill-finish facility expansion project that was completed in June 2020, playing a critical role in the fight against COVID-19. The facility was awarded FOYA’s 2021 Special Recognition Award for Operational Agility: COVID-19 Impact. He is a graduate of Colorado Technical University.