Frank van Buitenen

Senior Consultant


Frank is working at Progress-PME since 2002 as project manager. After completing his higher vocational studies in Analytical Chemistry (HBO-A) and Biochemistry (HBO-B), Frank started work with the Netherlands Cancer Institute as an analyst, at Euroclone as QA manager and at the CLB (now Sanquin) as project manager and validation coordinator. At the Haarlem Allergen Laboratory, he worked as a validation and technical officer and at OctoPlus he was QA manager. Besides his work, Frank followed and finished the HTS study Chemical Technology and a post HBO study on Cost Engineering.


  • QA and validation management
  • Quality improvement programmes
  • Design and validation of utility systems (WFI, HPW, PW, clean steam and HVAC)
  • Aseptic production
  • Risk analysis & management (FMEA/HACCP/etc.)