Senior Vice President, Technical Operations
Azita Nejad joined Revance in 2014 and currently oversees the Technical Operations Organization, including analytical development, data analytics and statistics, manufacturing, process development, quality assurance, quality control, third party manufacturing oversight, and validation. Ms. Nejad brings to Revance more than 28 years of experience of cross-functional leadership as well as CMC, with an in-depth knowledge of quality for both clinical development and commercial products in various dosage forms. Prior to Revance, Ms. Nejad held quality leadership positions at Gilead Sciences, and was involved in several submissions, regulatory inspections and/or approvals, including Sovaldi®, Stribild® and Complera®. Additionally, Ms. Nejad has held several positions of increasing responsibility in quality assurance and control with CV Therapeutics, Nektar Therapeutics and Spectrum Medical Industries. She also supported the approval and commercial launch of several other marketed products such as Ranexa® and Lexiscan®. Ms. Nejad holds a B.S. in Chemistry from University of Colorado.