Solentim names new Chief Marketing Officer

Dr Mark Truesdale will join the cell line development (CLD) instrumentation specialist

Solentim, a cell line development (CLD) instrumentation specialist, has named Dr Mark Truesdale will join the company as the new Chief Marketing Officer, effective immediately.

Trusdale brings with him a wealth of experience, most recently seven years at Thermo Fisher Scientific, during which time he held the position of Senior Director of Global Marketing for its Food Protection Business, leading the business unit strategy, product management and tactical marketing teams. Prior to this, Trusdale spent 14 years with Genetix in a number of roles, including Head of Global Marketing, prior to and through its acquisition by Danaher Corporation.

Upon this appointment Truesdale said: "Solentim is going from strength to strength as a Company; I very much look forward to applying my knowledge and experience, working closely with the Solentim team, to continue to provide our customers with the best possible offering. I will also be focussing on developing our strategy for the future in cell line development."

Aaron Figg, Managing Director at Solentim, said: "Having now reached our tenth year of continuous growth, we are ready to expand our executive team to bring in a wider range of skills and experience that will support further success. It is a tribute to our strength as a Company that we are now able to attract new senior talent such as Mark."