Almac appoints new VP Commercial Operations for Pharma Services

March 17, 2008

Almac has appointed David Downey as the new VP for Commercial Operations for the Group’s Pharma Services division. David will be based at the Group’s headquarters in Craigavon, Northern Ireland and will have responsibility for Client Services and Business Development in Pharma Services.

David has worked in the pharmaceutical industry for the last twelve years, most recently for Patheon where since 2002 he was based in Italy, returning to the UK in 2007 as Business Director of Patheon’s UK and France operations. David also held various roles in QA, Validation, Production and Project Management with Quintiles, Medeva (now Novartis) and Scherer DDS (now Catalent).

David graduated with a BSc (Hons) in Marine Biology from the University of London and an MSc in Environmental Toxicology from Reading University.



Carl Whyte

Stakeholder Communications

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