Position: Regional Director of Regulatory Affairs & Scientific Office Middle East, Turkey & Africa – Ipsen Pharma
Categories: Board Members 2023

Dr. Fatima Zaid Abu Zanat is a highly accomplished Regulatory Affairs/Quality Assurance (RA/QA) professional with a total of 17 years of experience spanning the medical device, pharmaceutical, and biotech industries across emerging markets. Her academic qualifications include a Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Technology and the prestigious RAPS Dual Regulatory Affairs Diploma and Certificate. She possesses a strong scientific background in product research and development and is keen on strategic best practices implementation. Her dedication and contributions have not gone unnoticed, where she was honored by the GCC Regulatory Affairs Award in 2023 for her outstanding achievements and impact in the region as the “Woman of the Middle East”. She is actively engaged in regulatory and industry associations. She is also recognized for her leadership in establishing and managing UAE Scientific Offices, fostering growth, and building strong relationships with regional health authorities. Beyond her professional endeavors, Dr. Abu Zanat has made significant contributions to international publications, highlighting her thought leadership and expertise. Her accolades, including nominations such as the Women of Ipsen Nomination and the DUPHAT 2012 3rd Best Professional Poster Award, underscore her commitment to innovation and excellence.