James Dean VogelFounder and Director at The BioProcess Institute
Jim Vogel is a recognized subject matter expert in bioprocessing and biotechnology, with more than 36 years of experience in the biopharmaceutical, food and cosmetic industries. Mr. Vogel’s passion for the industry took root during his college years and the expertise and experience he has acquired in the interim have shaped his balanced approach to testing, training, and consulting.
He has worked as a Director, Project Manager, and Engineer (Plant Support, Process Development, Project and Automation) with Amgen, GlaxoSmithKline, ImClone, Sanofi-Pasteur, Lipton and Avon. As lead designer for a $700 million, large scale biopharmaceutical plant, he directed numerous facility renovations including upgrades to the buildings, process equipment, utilities, and laboratories. His consulting expertise lies in all areas and all levels of engineering, management, and cGMP, including single-use applications. Jim has troubleshot plant operations for both process and utilities and has helped with organizational structures and staff development. One key area of his expertise is performing risk assessments for both operational and engineering systems.