As Business Operations Director, Sarah is tasked to ensure that Team provides an effective, compliant, safe and inspiring work environment which underpins the efficient delivery of consulting services and smooth running of the business. The overall objective of her role is to help underpin Team’s reputation as a “best-in-class” provider of a broad range of medical device development services.
Sarah is a member of the senior leadership team and is accountable for the leadership, strategic development and operational management of Team’s Business Operations teams: Business Systems and Change, Environment Health and Safety, Quality Assurance and Facilities. Having a passion for operational excellence and efficiency, Sarah enjoys working to further develop Team’s systems, processes and infrastructure.
“I’ve always worked in biotech and healthcare as I’m passionate about improving the lives of others. My natural curiosity and scientific background mean I’m excited to be working in a creative environment alongside very clever people.”
Sarah has Double Honours in Biochemistry and Pharmacology, a PhD in Neuroscience, and is a qualified NLP coach. Following her postdoc she decided to move into industry, working at a biotech startup. As the company grew, she moved from scientific roles into people and project management roles. She has since held leadership compliance and operational roles in pharmaceutical and medical devices organisations.