Non-Executive Director and Chair of Audit Committee,
Steve has over 35 years’ experience across the biotechnologies and fine chemicals business and manufacturing sectors. He was CEO for six years of Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies, a globally leading manufacturing and development organisation.
Steve chaired the UK’s Industrial Biotechnology Leadership Forum from 2013 to 2021 and was Co-Chair of the UK Bioeconomy Strategy Board between 2016 and 2021 – leading to the publication of the UK Government’s Bioeconomy Strategy in December 2018.
He is currently working with the UK Government’s Vaccines Task Force as an Industry Advisor and is a Council Member of the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council.