James Hamilton

James Hamilton, MBA

President, Sterile Division

James joined Berkshire Sterile Manufacturing (BSM), a subsidiary of Sharp, in May 2024 after more than 25 years of leadership experience in pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Quality, Supply Chain, Engineering, and Strategy. Prior to joining BSM, James held the position of Vice President, U.S. Technical Operations with Ferring Pharmaceuticals.

James started his career with Forest Laboratories (later acquired by Allergan) in Quality Assurance, and over the next 20 years, he took on roles of increasing responsibility at both the site and corporate level, including VP of Global Strategy and Operational Excellence and as Plant General Manager for Allergan’s sterile facility in Waco, Texas. After leaving Allergan, James led Operations for Renaissance Lakewood, a CDMO specializing in nasal sprays and sterile injectables.

He holds a BA in Chemistry from the University of New Mexico and an MBA from Northern Kentucky University.