Director of Development
Jim has over 30 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical industry. Early in his career he worked at Marion Merrell Dow (now part of Sanofi), followed by Procter and Gamble where he headed their respiratory development group. Jim left P&G in 1990 to found Prova, a CDO specializing in formulation development and pharmaceutical analysis.
Jim led Prova for 18 years and built it into one of the UKs most respected CDOs providing development work to the biotech and hi-tech pharma industry. Prova was acquired in 2006, after which Jim set up a pharmaceutical consultancy, Eviva Pharma. Jim has worked with Small Pharma since 2015 and assumed the role of Director of Development in May 2016.