10578 Science Center Drive
San Diego, CA 92121
(858) 625 2424
5 Sylvan Way
Parsippany, NJ 07054
(973) 254 3560
Raymond Kaczmarek joined Pacira in October 2012, and currently serves as Vice President, Commercial Manufacturing and Supply Operations. With more than 15 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry, he has a proven track record of effective leadership and execution in various operational and manufacturing processes. In this role, Mr. Kaczmarek oversees the strategy, organizational structure, manufacturing operations and supply chain at the Science Center Campus (SCC) in San Diego, California. His additional responsibilities include sales and operational planning (S&OP), contract manufacturing organization (CM) management and new product commercial launches.
Prior to joining Pacira, Mr. Kaczmarek was the Director of Manufacturing at Athersys, Inc., where he was accountable for the manufacturing of four MultiStem regenerative medicine products to support U.S., Canadian and European clinical trials in stroke, acute myocardial infarction, ulcerative colitis and graft versus host (GvH) disease. He also served in similar operational leadership roles at Abbott Laboratories, Bayer Biologics, Covidien, Wyeth Biotech, and Boehringer Ingelheim.
Mr. Kaczmarek holds a Bachelor of Science of Biology degree from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. He had served as a combat engineering officer for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, during which he received the MacArthur Leadership Award.