Bioinformatics & Systems Biology
He is an experienced entrepreneur and manager within the life sciences software industry. He has been CEO at Cresset since 2010 and has overseen the growth of the business on a year-on-year basis, driving the expansion of the scope of the business, and building robust scientific, technical, commercial and operations teams. Following a D.Phil gained from Oxford University, I worked for 8 years at Oxford Molecular, seeing the company grow from 15 people to 250 people and a successful floatation on the London Stock Exchange. In 1998 I then joined CambridgeSoft - at the time a well-known creator of desktop chemistry software - with the remit to help grow an Enterprise Informatics business, with particular focus on the European market. Over a 12 year career, I achieved great success, managing European Operations with responsibility for Marketing, Sales, Support and Professional Services. I oversaw the growth of the business to more than $18m in annual turnover, being responsible for a team of more than 30 direct employees and more than 65 contract staff.