Josh Sorafine

 
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Josh Sorafine

Senior Director, Quality Control

Josh Sorafine is the Senior Director of Quality Control for ElevateBio. Josh has worked in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry for twenty years and has significant experience building quality control functions and systems. Previously, Josh worked at New England Biolabs where he established a quality control testing laboratory for GMP-grade enzymes. Prior to that, Josh was the Associate Director of Quality Control Operations at bluebird bio. In this role, he was responsible for testing (plasmid, viral vector, autologous gene therapy products), as well as the validation and transfer of associated test methods at various global test sites. Josh worked for Momenta Pharmaceuticals for eight years, where he was integral in building the quality control function to support the complex generics and biosimilars programs, including successful FDA inspections and launch of a generic version of Lovenox®. Josh also held positions within the quality organizations of Millennium Pharmaceuticals and Biogen. Josh received his bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.