July, August and October saw the appointment of four new starters at Butterworth Laboratories Ltd, taking the total number of employees to 54, a 26% increase since the beginning of 2012.
Daniel Morland joined from RSSL as Marketing and Business Development Manager bringing with him eight years of industry experience. Dan will focus on growing the business in-line with current expansion plans whilst building on the successful growth in global markets.
Stuart Davey joined as Deputy Quality Assurance Manager, supplementing the team with 11 years of quality assurance experience gained from his previous role with Lonza Biologics.
Lucas Magee has a BSc. in Chemistry from Kingston University and joined the laboratory team as a Trainee Analytical Chemist following two years at the British Pharmacopoeia Commissions Laboratory at nearby LGC.
Laura Stokes joined our Laboratory Support Group in October. Laura has a PhD in Biological Sciences and has previously had several administrative roles for the Royal Lancaster Infirmary.
We are also in the process of recruiting additional laboratory and support service personnel as part of our expansion. This will allow us to maintain and continue with the excellent standards of service our customers expect from us.