Following our announcement on the arrival of Alison Sampson, Director of Project Management and Jim Kendall Chief Information Officer we are delighted to announce the appointment of Doug Cookson as Chief Marketing Officer.

Doug Cookson joined Simbec-Orion as SVP Commercial Development in 2015 and has more than 30 years of experience in biopharma. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing and held senior marketing roles at Quintiles, Patheon and Almac as well as running his own marketing consultancy, Red Bird Marketing. During his tenure running Sales we have seen the company grow dramatically and have undergone a management buyout.

Doug is a member of the Simbec-Orion Executive Committee and his significant experience in the marketing of international service organisations, linked with expertise in the clinical development process, will deliver great benefits as we look to grow the company further using our renowned expertise in the rare disease and oncology sectors to assist our current and future clients bring their products to patients as fast and safely as possible.

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