Mr. Iudica comes to Istari by way of Xellia Pharmaceuticals, where he served as the Senior Vice President of Global Product Supply, overseeing all manufacturing and supply chain operations. With more than 25 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry, he has held significant leadership roles in engineering, manufacturing and supply chain operations at Merck, GSK, Novartis, and Hospira. His experience includes work at both innovative and generic companies in small molecule, biological API/drug substance, and drug product. During his career, Mr. Iudica has led facility construction and renovation, cGMP compliance remediation, and launched new products, as well as divestiture of assets.
He has a Bachelors in Chemical Engineering and an MBA, both from Villanova University.