Pietro is an Automation Process Engineer at GE Healthcare. He is a Professional Engineer registered in Massachusetts with degrees in Chemical Engineering from Tufts University and in Biomedical Engineering and Biotechnology from the University of Massachusetts. Pietro has more than 20 years of purification/separation technology experience in process development/optimization, equipment scale-up, and project management. Pietro chaired of the Disposables Community of Practice and is currently on its steering committee. He is a member of the Pharmaceutical Engineering Committee and an Editorial Reviewer for Pharmaceutical Engineering Magazine. As part of his activity with the Boston Chapter of ISPE, he is the Industry Advisor to the Tufts University Student Chapter.