Chris has a bachelor’s degree in biomedical science. His thesis “The differences in efficacy of fungal and bacterial peroxidases in an industrial setting” and subsequent career path, demonstrate a strong interest in the applied microbiology.
Prior to joining Test Labs, Chris worked as a microbiologist in a GMP, UKAS accredited and MHRA compliant laboratory. His role focused mainly on method/product validation to the standard of the European pharmacopeia while leading a team of laboratory technicians in medical device/pharmaceutical product bioburden analysis.
Due to his general experience in microbiology and more pertinent experience in adhering to a variety of accreditation systems, Chris is responsible for the microbiology aspect of Test Labs. Furthermore, Chris uses his knowledge and problem-solving skills to ensure all R&D activities are carried out to compliant and exemplary standards.