VICE PRESIDENT, QUALITY, NORTH AMERICA AND LATAM
Dina Kostakis was appointed Vice President Americas, Quality, ODD/Softgel in 2019. Ms. Kostakis’ responsibilities include the oversight and execution of quality and regulatory compliance, including the standards that support the business strategy of the prescription and consumer health softgel and oral technologies sites in the U.S., Canada and Latin America. Prior to this, Ms. Kostakis held various roles of increasing responsibility in quality, technical services and operations during a 16-year tenure at Catalent’s St. Petersburg, Florida, site, its primary Softgel development, and manufacturing facility in North America. Ms. Kostakis spent 12 of those years as General Manager, accountable for profitability and all functional operations including Human Resources, Finance, Quality, Operations and Product Development.
Prior to Catalent, Ms. Kostakis held various directorships in regulatory affairs and quality at Bausch & Lomb and Mylan Laboratories. Her experience includes product development, regulatory filings and compliance with various international bodies and quality management in the development and launch of monographs supporting over-the-counter and nutritional products.
Ms. Kostakis holds a bachelor’s in Microbiology from Rutgers University, Newark, New Jersey.