Chief Executive Officer – Ref.: JVM151216M

Chief Executive Officer – Ref.: JVM151216M


Job Description

This is a rare and exciting opportunity to lead the growth of a small instrumentation company with global ambition. The company is bringing analytical power, in a novel low cost easy use format, to a wider range of users to increase their efficiency and productivity, and is in line with an industry trend away from high capital cost analytical facilities with specialist staff. The Company is establishing itself in niche applications and following substantial fund-raising is seeking a new CEO to lead its growth into new application areas and to profitability.

This is a strategic and operational role requiring the ability to drive the business forward commercially and financially. This will require the CEO to travel to develop key relationships and negotiate strategic deals. The CEO will have experience of identifying commercial opportunities, in particular with regard to OEM agreements. Knowledge and understanding of the targeted markets, particularly in pharma and bioscience, and their analytical requirements, is essential.