Erica has over 13 years experience in the In Vitro Diagnostic (IVD) medical device and pharmaceutical sectors. Following a BSc (Hons), PhD and Post-doc, Erica joined GSK in regulatory affairs (RA) of pharmaceuticals; further she worked in drug clinical trials as a RA Manager at Quintiles. Erica moved into the field of IVDs when she became the RA Manager for Axis-Shield Diagnostics (now Alere). Erica followed this as an independent consultant. Erica worked for a start-up IVD company as their RA/QA Manager prior to BSI. Joining BSI in 2014, Erica is now Global Head of IVDs, using her experience to transition the Notified Body to the IVD Regulation.