Christopher J. Markham

Director, IT Services

For the past 30 years Chris has provided IT Project and Program Management skills to the Manufacturing, Banking, Nuclear, Energy, and BioPharmaceutical industry. Since 1995 Chris has worked exclusively in the biopharmaceutical industry.

During this time Chris had designed, Project / Program managed, Directed and integrated many IT systems, particularly in the R&D environment. During the merger between SmithKline and Glaxo, Chris was responsible for merging/integrating many of the R&D systems in the areas of Data Management, Clinical Data, IVRS, Pharmacovigilance / Safety and Biometrics. During this integration period Chris was given several Gold awards for implementing and delivering multimillion pound projects on time and within budget. Chris is seen as someone who can get teams of people to work together during difficult circumstances.

Chris has an engineering background and can systematically take large complex problems and break them down into manageable tasks and lead the team to a successful completion.

Chris is a Six Sigma Green Belt, Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certified, and also has a medical background.