Mark Birse

Mark Birse joined the MHRA in 2002 and is currently the Head of the Inspectorate which comprises of over 70 Inspectors. Mark is a chemistry graduate with an MSc in pharmaceutical sciences. He previously worked in the pharmaceutical industry for over 10 years in a variety of roles including process technology, new product introduction and quality assurance and he is eligible to be named as a Qualified Person under Directive 2001/83/EC.