Ramya Penmesta is a Quality Engineering Supervisor at Intuitive Surgical, she has over 10 years of experience in Quality engineering and medical manufacturing. She has expertise in dealing with FDA regulations, ISO 13485, ISO 14971 and other medical regulations, risk management processes, validations, health hazard assessments and supplier controls.
Prior to Intuitive, she was part of production and supplier quality at Medtronic and handling multiple responsibilities including participating in critical audits with notified bodies. Ramya holds a Master’s degree in Biomedical Engineering from Wayne State University and a Bachelor’s degree in Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University. She is also a American Society of Quality (ASQ) Certified on Six Sigma Black Belt (CSSBB) and Project Management Institute (PMI) Certified on Project Management Professional (PMP).