TAMPA, FL, USA, 15 July 2005 – ISPE, a global not-for-profit Society of pharmaceutical manufacturing professionals, has announced the opening of an office in Singapore to serve Members and local Affiliates in the Asia Pacific region. The Asia Pacific office joins ISPE’s European office in Brussels, Belgium and global headquarters in Tampa, Florida.
The Asia Pacific office will provide support to ISPE Australasia, Japan, Singapore, India, and Thailand Affiliates as they develop their local activities, and will assist with ISPE’s outreach to regulatory and academic institutions in the region. The Asia Pacific staff will also focus on increasing regional exposure through ISPE’s communication network including Pharmaceutical Engineering magazine, ISPEAK newsletter, and the ISPE Web site. ISPE’s regional e-newsletters will be expanded to include the Asia Pacific Informer.
With the addition of the new team in the Asia Pacific office, ISPE has added a time zone to its customer service capabilities. Now, Members from anywhere in the world can reach an open ISPE office. Members can call with questions about membership, technical publications, and registrations to training events and conferences all within their own time zones. The Asia Pacific customer service staff is able to communicate with Members in Japanese, Malay, Mandarin, Indonesian, and English.
The ISPE Asia Pacific staff includes: David Goh, Vice President of Asia Pacific Operations; Helen van Oers, Director of Asia Pacific Administration; Jackie Choy, Asia Pacific Customer Service Manager; Susan Ong, Asia Pacific Customer Service Coordinator; and Dorothy Yeo, Asia Pacific Customer Service Coordinator.
ISPE Asia Pacific Contact Information
ISPE Asia Pacific Office
73 Bukit Timah Road
#03-01 Rex House
E-mail: [email protected]
ISPE is the Society of choice for nearly 23,000 pharmaceutical manufacturing professionals in 80 countries. ISPE aims to be the catalyst for “Engineering Pharmaceutical Innovation” by providing Members with opportunities to develop technical knowledge, exchange practical experience, and collaborate with global regulatory agencies. Founded in 1980, ISPE has worldwide headquarters in Tampa, Florida; an Asia Pacific office in Singapore; a European office in Brussels, Belgium; and Chapters and Affiliates in 18 countries around the world. Visit www.ispe.org for additional Society news and information.
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