Agenda Life Sciences would like to welcome Steve Dean to Agenda who strengthens the Manchester based facility management team.
Steve Dean is an accomplished Senior Director and scientist with almost 30 years’ experience working in the Contract Research Organisation industry. He has built a successful career in strategic planning, people-management, business development, operational and financial management, encompassing diverse organisations, nations and cultures and brings a strong track record in leading teams’ and companies’ profitability.
Steve joined Covance in 1989 as a Genetic Toxicologist and over subsequent years became head of the Genetic Toxicology group then Head of Toxicology Operations. Following a successful spell as MD of Research Toxicology Centre in Rome, he then took on global and European Business Development roles for HLS, Harlan and WIL Research. As a sales leader he focussed on building world-class sales teams and driving substantial, double-digit sales growth. His most recent role was as MD of Smithers Viscient in Harrogate.
Steve will support the scientific interactions with clients, manage the implementation of GLP (Good Laboratory Practice) onsite and have a broader role in Business Development on behalf of the client.
We are looking forward to Steve coming on board.