MEET THE TEAM
Perfectus Biomed’s CEO, Dr Samantha Westgate, incorporated the business in 2012, through investment from Midven Rainbow Seed Fund and SPARK Northwest Fund for Biomedical, to design customised microbiological services that serve the antimicrobial community. The mission is to improve quality of life through the provision of exceptional, customised microbiological services. The management team at Perfectus work towards building relationships not only with clients, but also with team members, in order to lead a dedicated and accountable team that provide an exceptional service. The team take an innovative approach to achieving results in the real world, sharing expertise and knowledge that is fundamental to the services provided by Perfectus Biomed.
The Senior Microbiologists at Perfectus Biomed have experience in microbiology, biofilmology, biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology and virology. Senior Microbiologists lead a team of scientists to carry out the development and validation of novel method adaptation, virology, 3D cell culture assays and biofilm science.
Microbiologist Team Leaders
Our Microbiologist Team Leaders are Stephanie, Liam and Shelley. Stephanie and Liam joined Perfectus as Laboratory Technicians and were trained through Perfectus Biomed’s Graduate Training Programme to be Microbiologists. Shelley joined the team as an experienced microbiologist specialising in cell culture in a GMP environment.
“Innovative approaches are incorporated into the company, as our highly qualified and trained employees drive the team to success. This results in a motivated team that explore new ideas in the hope for amazing results that can be relevant in the real world.” – Microbiologist Team Leader.
Microbiologists and Laboratory Assistants
Our degree level microbiologists and laboratory assistants have a variety of experience in biology, microbiology and human biology. Our microbiologists are qualified to perform our UKAS accredited biofilm test methods and also perform internal Research and Development. Microbiologists and Laboratory Assistants provide core support to all Senior Microbiologists.
“As a team, we are dedicated to what we do. This reflects on the relationships within the team, everybody works well together and this helps to produce high quality work.” – Laboratory Assistant.