Richard Proehl becomes vp of manufacturing at CML


Has spent more than 30 years in API manufacturing

Cambridge Major Laboratories (CML), a US producer of pharmaceutical intermediates and APIs, has welcomed Richard Proehl as vice president of manufacturing.

Proehl will be responsible for all plant scale manufacturing operations within the organisation, as well as all engineering and EHS functions. He brings more than 30 years of API manufacturing experience to the firm, based in Germantown, WI and has a strong focus on EHS and Quality Compliance.

‘Rick brings a wealth of experience to our team and his focus on quality and execution is a great fit with our company values,’ said Brian Scanlan, president and ceo of CML.

Prior to joining CML, Proehl was the St Louis site director for Covidien, where he was responsible for the company's largest API plant of about 900 employees.

‘The company's growth has been impressive and I will drive operational discipline in our manufacturing systems as we build on our strong fundamental capabilities and provide our customers with world class API manufacturing operations,’ said Proehl.