Dr Neil Murray (CEO) is a founding partner of Essential Science Ltd, a consulting practice providing expert, hands-on support in corporate and business development, partnering and technology exploitation in the Life Sciences, Biotechnology and Drug Discovery and Development sectors. He is also the founder of PharmEcosse Ltd, developers of a novel scar reduction and prevention therapeutic. His areas of expertise include the application of platform technologies in drug research & development, overall drug development strategy, planning & management, portfolio development and corporate and business development across multiple therapies and markets. Dr Murray has more than 20 years experience in the pharmaceutical industry holding senior positions with Solutia Inc, Vernalis Ltd (formerly Vanguard Medica Ltd), Sigma-Aldrich Fine Chemicals and Glaxo-Wellcome Research & Development.
Dr Derek Lindsay (CTO) was previously Director of Innovation of Britest Ltd, based in Runcorn, and was formerly R&D Director of Avecia Pharmaceutical Products. Dr Lindsay is one of the founders of Redx Pharma. In addition to his role as CTO of Redx Pharma, Dr Lindsay is Managing Director of Redx Oncology Ltd.
Norman Molyneux (CFO) qualified as an accountant in 1981 and, since that time, has worked as a management consultant for PricewaterhouseCoopers and has held various board level positions in manufacturing companies. For the last five years, Norman has been Chief Executive of Acceleris plc, a corporate finance firm specialising in raising funds for early and development stage businesses.
Dr Peter Jackson (Chairman) was previously Chief Executive Officer of Reaxa and was formerly Vice President of Avecia's Pharmaceutical Products business unit. One of Redx Pharma's founders and co-inventor of the Redox Switch technology, Dr Jackson provides business and commercial consultancy to the company. His other lifescience directorships include Blackley Holdings Ltd, ADC Biotechnology Ltd and Yorkshire Process Technology Ltd. Dr Jackson is also a former director of the National Skills Academy for Process Industries.
Dr Neil Murray (CEO), as above
Dr Derek Lindsay (CTO), as above
Norman Molyneux (CFO), as above
Dr Philip Gould (Non-executive Director) is Chief Executive of Jadara Pharma Ltd, based in the north west of the UK and has held a range of scientific and executive roles with pharmaceutical companies Pfizer, Wyeth, Glaxo and Provalis. Dr Gould provides drug development expertise to the company.