My current role is as Operations Director of QIB Extra. I am responsible for the day-to-day management of QIB Extra and the co-ordination and management of the scientific teams delivering projects for our customers.
I have a number of years experience in managing scientific projects both within industry and academia. I have been involved in project management for both large scale european projects involving multi-disciplinary teams, Innovate funded projects as well as smaller bespoke industry projects and one-to-one consultancies.
Originally a research scientist with the Food Safety area, I have a wide range of microbiological experience within the food and health industries holding a Masters in Medical Microbiology and State-registration as a Biomedical Scientist.
As an experienced microbiologist I have also advised companies and led training workshops in the area of food safety and quality.