Graeme is the Senior R&D Manager at the Tayside Medical Science Centre (TASC). He is leads a team responsible for clinical research management and governance, on behalf of NHS Tayside and University of Dundee, across a range of therapeutic areas.
Prior to TASC he led the Executive team at Health Science Scotland (HSS) and was interim Director of the Stratified Medicine Scotland Innovation Centre. Graeme joined HSS from Nexxus – the Scottish life science network - where he was Director. For the previous decade, he ran an international technology consultancy company, A Half MV Squared, and delivered a range of business growth projects, especially in West Coast USA.
He is a qualified biochemist with industrial experience; his expertise lies in technology marketing and corporate development, to which he brings a unique perspective, having held senior posts in multinational enterprises (Siemens, TÜV Süddeutschland) and in government (Scottish Enterprise, UK DTI).
He is a co-founder of the European Diagnostics Cluster Alliance (EDCA), a Board member of the Council of the European Bio-Regions (CEBR), on the UK All Party Parliamentary Group for Life Sciences, Chair of the Tayside Institute of Cardiovascular Research Charity and was on the Advisory Board of the Glasgow Science Centre Bodyworks group.