John holds a BSC (Hons) in Applied Microbiology and a PhD in Microbiology. He completed a MBA in Business Management with Distinction in 2003.
John has worked in Biotechnology for over 25 years covering research, academia and industry positions. For the last 13 years he has focussed on Business Development with companies including, ProPharma, Evotec, Aptuit, Symbiosis Pharmaceutical Services and NextPharma.
John joined Piramal as site Business Development Manager in December 2014 and was appointed Head of Commercial in October 2015. He has extensive experience in services focussed around sterile drug products.
- Site client centricity
- Member of Senior Leadership Team
- Head of Commercial
- Management of Project management Function
- Management of process Development Function
Away from work
John enjoys spending time with his family holidaying on the Ayrshire Coast. He also finds time to indulge in his passion for Martial Arts, both coaching and training.