Vice President, Quality
Harold Alterson is the Vice President of Quality at Kriya Therapeutics. Mr. Alterson joins Kriya from bluebird bio where he was most recently Senior Director of Quality Control and CMC Lead. Mr. Alterson was part of the team involved in the construction and startup of bluebird bio’s first internal manufacturing facility. Mr. Alterson was responsible for building out the Quality Control team at the site to support facility qualification and routine operations. Prior to bluebird bio, Mr. Alterson held positions of increasing responsibility in Quality Assurance at Biogen with roles overseeing Quality Engineering, Quality Systems, and Quality Operations. In addition to roles within Quality, he spent the early part of his career in research and development focused on alphavirus vectors for vaccine use at AlphaVax.
Mr. Alterson received his undergraduate degree in microbiology from Montana State University.