My primary focus within Thomas Swan is to develop the research and development capability within the company. Thomas Swan is taking significant steps towards developing their technical excellence to establish a world-class scientific and technical position within the industry. My task is to develop a disciplined, motivated and highly capable research base to deliver the company’s growing commercial aspirations.
I am also responsible for all external academic and grant funded project management. Thomas Swan has a long history of working closely with leading universities to develop cutting edge technologies, harnessing the remarkable academic capabilities within the UK, providing the company with a competitive edge on a global basis.
I worked previously at Victrex Plc as Process Development Manager and have a background within BP going back to 1991.