Chief Executive Officer
Charles Walker was appointed to the position of Chief Executive Officer on the 18th of February 2013, following two years as Alchemias Chief Financial Officer. He brings 20 years international life science industry experience to the role.
Mr Walker originally trained as a pharmacologist in the UK before embarking on a career in the pharmaceutical industry. He subsequently spent more than a decade in corporate finance advising international technology companies, executing more than 40 successful corporate transactions including IPOs, M&A agreements and fundraisings. He also co-founded a successful life sciences investment banking firm in the UK which was sold to Nomura International plc in 2005 realizing significant returns for investors.