As a Precis vice president, Altomare is directing pharmaceutical engineering services, including oversight of utility and support systems design, master planning, project management, and client relations. In keeping with Precis' philosophy of hands-on, principal-led project leadership, Altomare is actively engaged in project design and delivery.
Altomare gained his 36 years of engineering and plant operations management with Teva Pharmaceuticals USA and its predecessor Lemmon Company. He rose from validation technician to manager of mechanical and plant engineering services to director of facilities management and director of project engineering. Altomare has managed capital program budgets in excess of $100 million and conducted domestic and foreign facility global risk assessments.
Altomare's past responsibilities include over a decade of regional and site engineering management, facility design and construction oversight, project management, CapEx management, compliance and risk assessment, and master planning. He also gained over two decades of plant engineering and operation management, including utility systems design and operation, plant and equipment maintenance, packaging operations and engineering, qualification and validation, safety and environmental compliance, and small-volume parenterals, liquids, semi-solids, and solid oral dose production.
Altomare holds a bachelor's degree from Thomas Edison State College in New Jersey where he is currently pursuing his masters. He is a member of the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering and the National Fire Protection Association.