Florence Bourahla

Associated Director

Florence Bourahla

Associated Director

Key Knowledge Areas:

  • Quality Management
  • Interaction with Healthcare Professionals

Florence Bourahla Quality and Regulatory Affairs Consultant at BlueReg Group


Florence is a University of Lyon graduate in both Life Sciences (2002) and Quality Management (2003)


About Florence

Florence has more than 10 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry, and 7 years in the consulting, especially in the field of Quality Management Systems and Regulatory Affairs (France).

Background/Past experience

Florence started her professional career in 2003 where she held the position of Quality Assurance Assistant at GECITECH. She was in charge of setting up ISO 9001 for which the company obtained its certification in 2005. In 2006, she was recruited to SOLVAY PHARMACEUTICALS as FDA Project Assistant where she was involved with quality systems development in accordance with cGMP and succeeding in FDA’s approval in 2007.


Between 2007 and 2011, she worked for SANOFI PASTEUR and MYLAN as Regulatory Affairs Associate. She was responsible for preparing regulatory submission files such as renewals, variations and responses to questions, under national (French) and European procedures (Decentralised Procedure, Mutual Recognition Procedure, and Centralised Procedure).


In 2012, she was employed by GENZYME as Packaging and Regulatory Affairs Technician. She was in charge of developing artwork for packaging items according to regulatory approved texts in European countries and more widely on the international stage (USA, Brazil, Morocco, etc.).


After 10 years’ experience in pharmaceutical companies, Florence oriented her career towards consulting and joined BlueReg, in September 2013.


She has developed the quality system of the company which she now manages as Head of Global Quality Management. She participates in quality client projects through the audit of French “exploitant” activities, writing of procedures and advising on quality management systems. She also assists clients in consulting, training or project management in the field of relationships between healthcare professionals and pharmaceutical companies.