VICE PRESIDENT, QUALITY, CELL & GENE THERAPY
Kathleen Munster joined Catalent in February 2018 as Vice President, Quality. Kathleen is responsible for ensuring the successful delivery of quality and regulatory strategies, operational performance and driving “One Catalent” quality standards across the Biologics and Gene Therapy network, which includes seven manufacturing sites covering FDA, EMA and global regulatory markets. Prior to joining Catalent, Kathleen held roles at Bristol-Myers Squibb, where she worked for nearly 13 years and held roles of increasing responsibility within Quality, Supply Chain and IT. She played a key role in multiple pre-approval inspections, audits and launches during her tenure in BMS, including drug substance, API and drug product approvals. Her final role at BMS was at the Devens, Massachusetts facility, where Kathleen was responsible for a multi-faceted Quality Unit overseeing commercial manufacturing, clinical manufacturing and global stability testing. Prior to BMS, Kathleen worked for Merck & Co., Inc. Kathleen holds bachelor’s degrees from Lafayette College in Chemistry and German, as well as a MBA from Rutgers University.