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Elizabeth R. Weiss

Elizabeth R. Weiss

Pfizer, Inc.
Senior Corporate Counsel and Chief Compliance Counsel for Global Manufacturing and Supply
Madison, NJ, USA


Elizabeth Weiss is Chief Compliance Counsel for Pfizer's global supply and manufacturing division ("PGS").  Elizabeth proactively assists PGS to achieve and maintain compliance with Company policies and laws by, among other things, providing guidance, identifying potential gaps and mitigation strategies, assessing risk, coordinating compliance diagnostics, proactive reviews, and integrations of acquisitions with manufacturing facilities. In her role, Elizabeth works closely with Procurement, Finance, Audit, Legal, and others to ensure compliance. Her areas of focus are diverse, but include anti-corruption laws, cGMP, international trade, conflicts of interest, and general code of conduct issues. Elizabeth also chairs the PGS Compliance Committee.

Prior to starting her employment with Pfizer in 2010, she was an associate at Shearman & Sterling LLP in New York for 8+ years handling complex litigation and investigations. Prior to starting her legal career, Elizabeth worked in research & development, manufacturing, and quality control for various diagnostic and biotechnology companies.

Elizabeth earned a bachelor of science degree from Rutgers University and graduated summa cum laude with a law degree from Seton Hall University School of Law.

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