Company: University College London
Job title: Associate Professor, Cell & Gene Therapy Bioprocessing
Dr Qasim Rafiq is an Associate Professor at University College London in Cell and Gene Therapy Bioprocessing. He is a multidisciplinary engineer and currently leads a research portfolio of >£3M focusing on the bioprocessing, automation and biomanufacture of ATMPs. .
He has specific interest in addressing the large-scale manufacturing challenges and enhancing process and product understanding to enable successful translation from the laboratory to the clinic.
He is both a Chartered Engineer (CEng) and Chartered Scientist (CSci) and sits on multiple scientific and engineering committees including the BIA’s Cell and Gene Therapy Advisory Committee and the BSI’s Biotechnology Standards Group.