Molly is an experienced manager in the IVD and life sciences industries, both in R&D and operations.
She started her career in academic research and then moved to industry as a R&D scientist, progressing through management positions to become the managing director of Gen-Probe Cardiff Ltd, the UK subsidiary of Gen-Probe Inc., headquartered in San Diego. Her industrial experience also includes time spent with The Boots Company (Industrial Division), Amersham International and GE Healthcare. She has a strong background in R&D, with a good publication record, and has led R&D project teams, giving her technical leadership and man management skills. She has extensive experience of managing scientists, mainly in R&D teams, and mentors new team leaders, as well as junior managers moving in to more senior positions.
She works as a Senior Associate with BIC Innovation, supporting the NutriWales project by writing white papers on hot topics in the food industry and providing guidance to companies working on SBRI projects, as well as carrying out diagnostic work for the SMART Innovation project.