Lead External Advocacy North America (Quality Policy), Genentech, A Member of the Roche Group
Maria Amaya is the Lead External Advocacy, North America in Quality Policy & Advocacy at Roche. In this position, Maria works within Roche/Genentech Global External Advocacy community to develop and deliver innovative quality and CGMP regulatory pathways, and collaborate with internal and external stakeholders including support in harmonization and streamlining of regulations. Maria holds a PhD in Protein Chemistry and a Masters in Protein Engineering from the Paris-Sud University in France and a Bachelors in Chemistry from the National University in Colombia. She has more than 13 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry working in Product Development, Manufacturing Technology, Regulatory and Quality & Compliance.