Brian Peutherer

Vice President of Environment, Health and Safety (EHS)

Brian graduated from the University of Newcastle upon Tyne with a BEng in Chemical and Process Engineering and an MSc in Clean Technology and Environmental Management.  He began his pharmaceutical career as a process engineer on the Dudley site when it was ChiRex in 1997.

He moved on to work in process safety management and in 2004 took a position with Pfizer in Morpeth which transitioned to the CDMO Piramal Healthcare, where he led site EHS Management.  From 2013, Brian was Corporate EHS Manager at Aesica until returning to the Dudley site in 2016 to take up the role of HSE Director and is now VP-EHS in the Sterling organisation.

Brian has been instrumental in building the Dudley site EHS team and moving the site towards it’s Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) aspirations and ISO certifications, whilst ensuring Sterling remains a safe and healthy place for our employees.


Sterling Snapshot | Brian Peutherer, Vice President of Environment, Health and Safety (EHS)


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