Pratik Shah is a Quality and Compliance professional currently working with one of the top biologics/vaccine manufacturing organization, a global leader, and experience of 23 years. He is passionate about this work as he sees it as ‘empowering patient life with science and technology’. He has been part of various professional affiliations and sharing his in-depth knowledge with new professionals. He strongly believes in Integrity, Team Work, and Respect.
Pratik brings these values in his passion for community involvement. He has been part of Jain community for over 20 years and has actively contributed for over 10 years in various capacities such as General Secretary and Vice President. His community involvement extends to a strong support for Hospital for Sick Children as well as supporting food bank in the community he lives in. Pratik has been part of Friends of Gujarat (FoG) since 2018 and has actively managed and participated in organizing Gujarat Day celebrations as well as Garba during Navaratri. His passion for community involvement is not limited to Canada; he still remembers his roots in India. He regularly and actively participates in educational initiatives that provides support and funding to less fortunate students in Vadodara. One of these students went on to become a leading cardiac surgeon and providing free service to who really needs it, ‘Pay it forward’.
He loves music, of course listening! He has been a huge fan of Jazz music and has a great collection of it. His collection of different songs stands at over 7000 and still increasing. At home, his keeps his cameras handy and captures ‘real’ pictures as an amateur photo-taker.
His passion and values in FoG provides a strong leader/team member, who supports community, events and actively bridges the gap to make community stronger, each day.