After arriving at the Alnwick site as a formulation scientist, Simon now has over 30 years experience within pharmaceutical R&D formulation development, technical transfer and clinical manufacturing, spanning both “big pharma” and CRO environments. His responsibilities include providing advice to clients with respect to their manufacturing needs.
After graduating in pharmacy from the University of London, Simon completed a PhD in pharmaceutical microbiology from the University of Nottingham.
Simon is a registered pharmacist and is named on ARCINOVA's IMP Manufacturing Authorisation as the Head of Production, responsible for the manufacture and supply of IMPs to the clinic.
“Working in a CRO environment provides the opportunity to work with many people on multiple, fast turnaround projects. The variety and achievement in delivering quality products provides a great intrinsic reward.”