Niall is Senior Vice President, Global Supply, for Pfizer’s Upjohn business. Previously, he was Vice President, Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Operations. Appointed to this role in May 2018, he provided focused leadership and strategic direction for the Global Solids Manufacturing, Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient, and Local Market Supply Operating Units.
Niall began his career at Pfizer in 1987 as a production supervisor at the Ringaskiddy manufacturing facility in Ireland. Over the course of his career, Niall has held numerous manufacturing leadership roles, including serving as Vice President of Bio Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Operations with global responsibility for 45 manufacturing facilities. Prior to his current role, Niall served as Vice President, Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Operations, with responsibility for local market support and transitioning sites in addition to Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient, Solid Oral Dosage, Aseptic and Sterile Injectables Operating Units, PGS CenterOne and Pharma Ops Manufacturing Excellence. In 2014 and 2015, Niall was named one of the Inaugural Healthcare & Life Sciences 50 honorees by Irish America magazine for his contribution to the pharmaceutical industry.
Niall holds a B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering from the Cork Institute of Technology and an MBA in Management from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Prior to joining Pfizer, he worked at FMC Corporation in both Cork, Ireland and Newark, Delaware.