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10th Anniversary Member Spotlight: Ames Gross

  • 1.  10th Anniversary Member Spotlight: Ames Gross

    Posted 09-Jul-2021 09:32

    In honor of RegEx’s 10-year anniversary, we are highlighting the most active members from the past 10 years! Follow along to learn more about these top community contributors.

    Say hello to @Ames Gross !

    Position: PRESIDENT


    What has been the highlight of your career over the last ten years?

    The highlight over the last 10 years  has been helping device and drug companies succeed in Asia.

    What makes you most excited about working in regulatory affairs?

    Each Asian country has its own challenging RA regulations so helping Western companies succeed in Asia is exciting and makes the work interesting. 

    What is your #1 reason for becoming a RAPS member? 

    I have been a RAPS member for 20 years. I started the first Asian RAPS Conference and very much enjoy the learning and networking opportunities. 

    What is your favorite part about RegEx?

    My favorite part about RegEx is learning more about regulations around the world.

    If you could travel anywhere in the world, where would you go?

    Since I have been involved in Asia for 40 years, including working with my own company for 33 years, I enjoy going to Europe for vacation.

    What food could you not live without?


    What is your go-to karaoke song?

    Let It Be by the Beatles 

    What piece of advice would you tell yourself in 2011?

    Westerners need to get more knowledgeable about Asia and Asian cultures in order to succeed there.  

    Favorite book you’ve read this year?

    Barack Obama’s new book, A Promised Land

    What is one question you have for the RegEx community?

    What about Asian regulations do you want to know more about?

    Annie O'Brien
    Community Manager
    Regulatory Affairs Professional Society