Quality Control specialist joins Arcinova’s management team

Daniel will be responsible for overseeing all areas of quality assurance. He brings more than 15 years’ experience to the Arcinova team.

Daniel studied Pharmaceutical Chemistry at Sheffield Hallam University and began his career as a Stability Analyst at Merck, Sharp and Dohme.

Following this, he moved to Sanofi-Aventis, where he worked in laboratory, production and process improvement roles, before joining Piramal Enterprises Limited, where he held both Stability Team Leader and Quality Control Manager positions. 

Daniel left Piramal to setup a new laboratory in County Durham, for UK-based Quantum Pharma as Quality Control Manager, this laboratory was approved by the MHRA in 2015. Daniel was then promoted to Head of Operational Quality and Quality Control, where he managed numerous quality functions over multiple sites, before moving to Arcinova. 

Commenting on his new role, Daniel said: “I am thrilled to be appointed as the new head of Quality Control at Arcinova. The company has built up an excellent reputation, thanks to its world class scientific expertise and facilities, and is forging ahead with an ambitious growth strategy. 

“I’m looking forward to bringing my experience in Quality Control to bear for Arcinova and to be playing my part in the company’s evolution.”

Ian Shott, managing director of Arcinova, said: “We are delighted to have a candidate of Daniel’s calibre joining our team. 

“He brings a wealth of expertise to the company and will play an instrumental role in overseeing our internal procedures and processes, which will prove highly valuable for us as we continue to grow.”