Dr Mike Simms has joined NeuDrive from Peakdale Molecular Limited to lead NeuDrive’s material development activity. As a member of Peakdale’s senior management team Mike led R&D activities in the area of Materials Science including projects in organic electronic materials, diagnostics, nanotechnology and bio-conjugate materials. Mike’s early career included roles as Technical Manager at Almac Sciences and at Zeneca Agrochemicals working within Process Development.

Malcolm Stewart commented. “Mike was one of the inventors on the key materials patents coming from the collaboration between Peakdale and CPI, he has broad experience in organic chemistry research and process development and we are excited that he has agreed to join NeuDrive to continue to develop our materials technology platform.”