27 Apr 2018
Peter George

Peter George joined Ergomed as a non-executive director in May 2014. He became Ergomed’s Senior Independent Director in February 2019, having served as Non-Executive Chairman from April 2017 to January 2019.

Peter has over 20 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical services industry, most recently as Chief Executive Officer of Clinigen Group plc, the AIM-listed global speciality pharmaceuticals and pharmaceutical services business. Peter stepped down as CEO of Clinigen in November 2016. Prior to Clinigen, Peter was CEO at Penn Pharma, having led a £67 million management buy-out of the company in 2007.

Before this, Peter was executive Vice President for Wolters Kluwer Health with responsibility for Europe and Asia Pacific regions. Peter has also held roles as the Chief Operating Officer of Unilabs Clinical Trials International Limited, Head of Clinical Pathology in the Oxford region of the NHS and as a director of PharmaPatents Global.

Peter is currently Chair of Benchmark Holdings plc and Entrepreneur in Residence at Oxford Sciences Innovation.

He is also President of Enigma Holdings Ltd and Chairman of Mitre Group Limited, XPG Ltd, Marco Polo Events Limited, and Rent Plus Ltd, companies he owns or has significant holdings in.

Peter’s technical, commercial and business expertise in pharmaceutical services and experience of the AIM market environment enable him to provide valued guidance to the Board.

Peter is a member of Ergomed’s Audit and Risk Committee, Remuneration Committee and Nomination Committee.