Key members of our team

Kate Coleman

Principal Consultant / Senior Director Quality & Compliance, PharmaLex Ireland
Kate has worked in Quality roles in the Pharma Industry up to management level for 16 years, covering several platforms including Biologics, Sterile Fill Finish, Vaccines and Oral Dose. Kate is a practicing QP, a qualified Lead Auditor and an SME in Risk Management, New Facility Design/Start Up, QC and Sterility Assurance.
Patrick Nieuwenhuizen Ireland

Patrick Nieuwenhuizen

Director Senior Consultant
Patrick has worked in various Managerial Quality roles in Global Pharmaceutical Companies with over 25 years of experience, covering several platforms including Biologics, Sterile Lyophilisation & Fill Finish, Vaccines and oral Dose. Patrick is a qualified Lead Auditor and SME in Quality Control, Sterility Assurance, New Facility Design / Upgrade, Risk Management

Michael Makris

Regional Sales Manager, PharmaLex Ireland
Mike recently joined PharmaLex as Regional Sales Manager (UK & Ireland), with a business development focus on Regulatory Affairs , Pharmacovigilance and Quality.  He joins us with over 25 years sales experience, including over 10 years in pharmaceutical business development, supporting client departments across EMEA, with a focus on drug patent intelligence solutions. Mike’s experience , knowledge and broad range of senior industry contacts, makes him perfectly placed to drive the PharmaLex/our client service offerings forward across the UK & Irl region, to enable companies to maximise their development process and reduce their time to market.
Eilish Kelly Ireland

Eilish Kelly

Consultant/Manager, Quality & Compliance
Eilish Kelly has more than 17 years of experience with regulated licensed sites in the biopharmaceutical and pharmaceutical (solid oral dosage & API) industry. She is widely acknowledged and respected as an expert in Quality Control, Quality Assurance and compliance initiatives focusing on analytical process validation and training. Eilish qualified as a QP and worked previously in a biopharmaceutical facility, in a QA function supporting manufacturing, engineering, QC and warehouse with QP batch release activities involved.

Regina Dawkins

Senior Manager – Consultant at PharmaLex UK
Experiences Director/Senior Manager with 25 years’ experience in the pharm industry, working across the UK and Ireland with a wealth of experience and knowledge in the fields of API’s, Manufacturing, (Commercial development across various product forms) Storage, Distribution and Transportation.
Noelle Clifford PharmaLex Ireland

Noelle Clifford

Manager/Consultant at PharmaLex
Noelle is a qualified and experienced Microbiologist with a BSc (Hons) in Industrial Microbiology from UCD. She has worked within the pharmaceutical industry for over 15 years in Quality Control roles from ground level through to management. Noelle has worked for several multinational pharmaceutical companies gaining experience with Sterile Products, Dry Powder Inhalation Products, Oral Solid Dosage and Topical Products.
Sean O’Dowd PharmaLex Ireland

Sean O’Dowd

Director, IVD Medical Devices
Seán is a graduate of University College Dublin where he completed his B.Sc and M.Sc. studies, he also completed the M.Sc. in Medical Technology Regulatory Affairs at Cranfield University, UK.  He has worked for over 15 years in the regulated medical device diagnostics industry in quality and regulatory affairs with extensive experience in CE marking and FDA submissions . He has senior management experience with SMEs and multinationals including due diligence and acquisitions activities, with in depth knowledge of design and development processes from concept to market authorizations for all global regions.
Anne Marie Ireland

Ann Marie Purcell

Commercial Manager
Ann-Marie is a Senior Commercial Manager with 25 years’ industry experience and a demonstrated history of developing key clients and expanding portfolio into existing clients. She is results orientated with a proven ability to manage the delivery of large and complex, internal and outsourced projects from project initiation to transition to operations.

Elizabeth Hunt

Communications Manager
Elizabeth Hunt is a veteran of creating and managing digital content to build relationships for organisations and individuals.  She is Communications Manager for PharmaLex, and a keynote speaker for PDA Ireland.
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