Thomas Vestergaard Pedersen is a Medicines Inspector at DMA with responsible for inspection of Pharmaceutical Companies with regard to GMP, GDP and API. He has been at DMA for 3 years. Before that, he worked for 12 years as a manager/director at the Danish pharmaceutical company Statens Serum Institute. At Statens Serum Institute, he had responsibilities for biological API production, formulation and filling of vaccines and packing operation. All under EU GMP regulation. He holds a Ph. D degree in Exotoxicology and a Master in biology/chemistry from University of Southern Denmark.