Todd Hiser

Director, IT Operations & Infrastructure

About Todd

Todd brings 15+ years of automation engineering, IT, and leadership experience in Biotech and Pharmaceutical plant operations and capital improvement projects to ElevateBio. He is responsible for delivering technically robust and compliant GxP shop floor computer systems in support of R&D, PD, and Manufacturing. Todd leads the development, installation, and qualification of the Process Control System, Data Historian, and Building Management System for the ElevateBio Basecamp facility. He also collaborates on IT infrastructure design, digital strategy, and system roadmaps to enable ElevateBio to achieve its goals.

Prior to ElevateBio, Todd was ITS Site Head of Automation-MES-IT at Sanofi Genzyme’s Framingham Manufacturing campus and Northborough Label & Pack Warehouse facility where he was responsible for many key initiatives including Digital 4.0 strategy, Cyber Security and Data Integrity remediation efforts. Additionally, he was responsible for the re-organization of the IT, Automation, and MES teams into a regional Hub model. Prior to Sanofi, Todd worked as an automation/controls engineer at Lonza Biologics and CrossPoint Engineering.

Education & Accomplishments
Todd has a B.S. in Nuclear Engineering Technology from Thomas Edison State College and served our country in the United States Navy as a Nuclear Mechanical Operator on a fast-attack submarine.

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