Juan Rojas, CTBS
Mr. Rojas is the Vice President of Quality Systems at UMTB Biomedical. He has over 10 years of experience in manufacturing, validations, project management, and quality assurance in the device, pharmaceutical, biologics, and tissue banking fields. He started his career in 2007 at Bioheart where he played a key role to startup their GMP facility and manufacture the cell-based biologic product for phase III clinical trials. From Bioheart, Mr. Rojas was recruited to Biotest Pharmaceuticals to perform the upscale of a monoclonal antibody product for use in phase III clinical trials. In 2009, Mr. Rojas joined Bio-Tissue where he supervised and expanded their manufacturing department prior to assuming the role of the project manager for the organization. In 2013, he joined the diabetic device company Nipro Diagnostics as a Validations Engineer and managed the project portfolio for the Operations division. Shortly after in that same year, Mr. Rojas joined UMTB first as a consultant in the capacity of Program Director and later became the Vice President of Operations for the company. In 2016 he became the Vice President of Quality Systems for UMTB Biomedical and has been responsible for hosting and responding to multiple audits as well as the continuous process improvement of the quality systems in the organization.