Randy Furby, CSL Behring Senior Vice President and General Manager, Kankakee Plant
Senior Vice President and General Manager, ZLB Plasma
Randy L. Furby manages plasma operations for ZLB Plasma.
is responsible for donor recruitment, screening, processing and retention.
In addition to his
responsibility for plasma collection used in the CSL Behring companies
, which includes strict adherence to all regulatory, quality and safety guidelines, Mr. Furby
oversees plasma testing, logistics, new business development and third party sales.
operates 65 collection centers in the United States and eight in Germany.
The business operations include two testing laboratories located in Knoxville, Tennessee and Goettigen, Germany, and two plasma logistics centers located in Indianapolis, Indiana and Schwalmstadt, Germany.
Currently, ZLB Plasma
employs more than 4,000 individuals.
Mr. Furby has been involved in pharmaceutical management and administration for more than two decades, having worked for companies such as Armour Pharmaceuticals and Centeon that merged with ZLB in 2004 to form CSL Behring.
Prior to working for the CSL organization, Mr. Furby was employed by Becton-Dickenson and Bausch & Lomb.
Mr. Furby began his career as a Senior Buyer and was later promoted to Purchasing Manager.
In 1994, he was promoted to the position of Director of Materials Management and then Director of Quality Administration.
Five years later, he was promoted to Senior Director of Supply Chain and Contract Manufacturing.
He also served as Operations Controller and Senior Director of Finance before becoming Senior Vice President and General Manager for the Kankakee, Illinois facility in 2004.
In this role, he oversaw manufacturing operations and was responsible for product quality, safety and efficiency.
Mr. Furby holds a bachelor's degree in business administration from the University of Nebraska, Kearney and a Certificate in Advanced Management from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.