Alan Schwartz began his career as an FDA investigator in 1972.
He rose to the position of supervisor of field operation prior to leaving the FDA in 1978 to start his consulting career. Alan has implemented over 75 quality systems and led over 100 companies successfully through FDA audits and ISO certification. Alan has trained over 12,000 individuals in cGMP. Mr. Schwartz has over 50 articles published on Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs and is a member of the industry group that defined HACCP regulations. He is a Certified Lead Assessor and has been Executive Vice President of mdi since 1994.