Richard Forsyth is a Principal Consultant with Forsyth Pharmaceutical Consulting. He is responsible for customer support for Cleaning Validation and Cleaning related topics. He has worked as a consultant for four years and prior to that worked in as an Associate Director with Merck & Co. for 31 years. He has been involved with Cleaning Validation for over 20 years. Mr. Forsyth has a broad range of analytical experience including methods development and validation as well as formulation development and project management. Academic training includes an MS in Chemistry and an MBA in Management, both from St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.