The Team

Management and Directors


Peter Leyland – BSc Hons (Newcastle), MBA (Manchester)

Interim Chairman

Stephen DiggleMA (Oxon)


Christian Hoyer Millar – MA, Hons (Oxon)


Dr Alexandre (Sasha) AkoulitchevMA (Oxon), PhD (UCL), FRSM

Chief Scientific Officer

Dr Kieron Edwards – BSc Hons (Bristol), PhD (Warwick), MBA (Cantab)

Operations Director

Arti GuptaB.Com (Hons) and Bachelors in Hotel Law

Sourcing Director

Stephen Caiger – M.Ag.Sc (Reading)

Financial Controller

Martin SmithBSc Hons (Dunelm), FCA

North America Sales & Marketing

Gioia Zambon – BA, MSc (OB)

Senior Product Manager | Europe Sales & Marketing

Loukiana Chatzinasiou – BSc Hons (AUTH), MSc (UCL)

Laboratory Operations Manager

Sotirios KleidonasBSc (DUTH), MSc (AU)

Data Analyst

Dr Cristiane ForgiariniMSc (UNISINOS), PhD (UFRGS)

Office Manager

Sophia Cheesman – DipHE (OU)

Advisory Board

Professor Michael Heinrich – PhD, Professor/Head of Centre – SoP Pharmaceutical & Bio Chemistry, UCL School of Pharmacy

Professor Jane MellorPhD, Professor of Epigenetics, Department of Biochemistry, Oxford University

Professor John ClaphamPhD, Pro Vice Chancellor for Health Sciences at Buckingham University