John has over 35 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical industry. He started working life with Sterling Organics as a multi-skilled craftsman and progressed through the engineering department in various roles including Project Engineer, Assistant Plant Engineer and Plant Engineer. In 1994 under Sanofi Winthrop John became Production Manager and was responsible for API and final product manufacture involving 12 product streams. Through several mergers and acquisitions over several years John has held roles including Maintenance Manager for Chirex and Manufacturing Manager and Engineering Manager for Rhodia Pharma Solutions. More recently John has acted as Operations Manager at Shasun Pharma Solutions and is now Operations Director and Board Member at Sterling.