Richard Hildebrand, Process Engineering
Richard has more than 20 years of engineering, operations, and supervision experience in the pharmaceutical sector. His project engineering experience includes conceptual design, basic design, detailed design, procurement, installation, commissioning, and validation. As a client or a client-engineering representative, Richard has mentored process site engineering project teams to design, procure, install, commission, and validate pharmaceutical processing equipment and facilities. He has extensive experience with maintenance, metrology, automation, plant engineering support, and has exceptional problem solving and analytical trouble-shooting skills using Kempner-Trego, Six Sigma and Lean methodologies. His skills include conflict resolution, team building and collaboration. Richard graduated from UC Santa Barbara with a Bachelor of Science in chemical engineering, with an emphasis on biotechnology processes.