Hash Patel

Celgene

Vice President, Global Head External Manufacturing and Strategic Sourcing

Hash Patel is Vice President of External Manufacturing and Strategic Sourcing at Celgene, where he is responsible for leading a global team that supports the manufacturing and commercialization of products through Celgene Contract Service Providers across multiple modalities.

He also has responsibility for global GxP sourcing and contracting operations.

Prior to joining Celgene, Mr. Patel was Vice President and Site Head Wilson, North Carolina for Sandoz, a Novartis company, responsible for leading a large manufacturing site, developing network strategies, and supplying more than 25 products to the market. 

Prior to Novartis, Mr. Patel was with Catalent Pharma Solutions for 15 years, where he held positions of increasing responsibility across the EU and US in a variety of technical, operational, and business unit leadership roles in different technology modalities and at Lilly (UK) in quality and operations leadership roles. 

He holds an MBA from the Open University (UK) and a B.Sc. Hons in applied chemistry from Northumbria University (UK).