Chief Operating Officer
Dr John Dangerfield was appointed Chief Operating Officer of SG Austria in 2010, having previously been Head of Laboratory (2007-2010). John began his career in 1996 undertaking toxicology studies for the service provider Hammilton-Garrod in Bedfordshire, England. Following this he worked in Quality Control of injectable products for GE Healthcare (formerly Amersham Pharmacia Biotech) in Gloucester. He moved to Austria in 1997 and completed his PhD in molecular virology in 2001 from the University of Vienna. As a post-doctoral fellow at the University of Veterinary Medicine in Vienna from 2001-2007 he worked with bionanotech approaches for cancer therapy. An active Council Member for the bio-industry alliance organisation BioSingapore from 2011-2014 and a committee member for the Singapore Stem Cell Consortium’s yearly international symposium in 2015, John has co-authored 16 peer-reviewed journal articles, 3 book chapters, and edited two books.