Vantage Consulting Group, a trusted manufacturing automation expert, today announced it has hired John Capants as a portfolio director. Capants will be responsible for the development of sales and implementation activities for Vantage clients in the packaging, serialization and automation services business.
John Capants comes to Vantage Consulting Group from Teva Pharmaceuticals where he served as Executive Director, Engineering Technology & Qualification, for the past six years. In his role with Teva, Capants led the corporate department of key subject matter experts and qualification engineers to manage large and/or complex capital equipment projects. In addition, Capants served as the engineering leader on Teva's global Serialization Team, overseeing U.S. implementation teams and managing vendor relationships.
"We are excited to add John's experience and industry knowledge to our team to help us continue delivering proactive and pragmatic counsel and recommendations to our clients," said John Jordon, vice president of business strategies, Vantage Consulting Group. "John will work closely with pharmaceutical and food companies to help them improve how they design, implement and validate their manufacturing processes and procedures."
In addition to Teva Pharmaceuticals, Capants previously held management positions with Ortec International, Cardinal Health, Glatt Air Techniques, Permacel and Polycast Technology Corp. Capants earned a Professional Engineering License with the State of New York and has a bachelor's degree in chemical engineering from Lehigh University.
About Vantage Consulting Group
Vantage Consulting Group is a focused manufacturing solutions provider helping pharmaceutical and food companies deliver safer, higher quality products. It solves complex manufacturing automation problems ― including vision inspection, serialization and packaging ― by providing end-to-end expertise that spans strategic guidance, design, implementation and validation. Capital projects are consistently delivered more effectively, quickly and at less cost because of the company's deep industry expertise and proven methodology. Headquartered in Hillsborough, NJ, Vantage also operates centers of excellence in Raleigh, NC, Chicago, IL, Berlin, Germany and San Juan, Puerto Rico. For more information, please visit www.vantage-cg.com.