Nona is Global Quality Compliance Head, Research & Development Quality at Merck (Biopharma business). Nona has held a variety of quality assurance and quality management roles in CRO and Pharmaceutical companies where her main responsibilities included auditing, risk assessments, deviation and change management, root cause analysis and CAPA management and quality vendor oversight. She has a special interest in applying proactive quality management principles and exploring concepts and techniques of quality oversight in vendor relationships and interfaces.