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The BioStrata Team

Meet our team of life science marketing experts.

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Paul Avery BSc, PhD

CEO

As an ex-geneticist, life science marketing is in Paul’s genes (he checked). As a marketing leader in the industry, he is passionate about applying the latest tools and approaches to help clients get the best results.

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Clare Russell BSc, PhD

Co-founder & Client Services Director

Combining strategy, creativity and scientific knowledge, Clare is an industry thought-leader whose passion for life science marketing has driven the agency to where it is today.

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Kris Davies

Managing Director & COO

With over a decade of experience in agency operations and leadership, Kris understands what it takes to build and run a high performing independent marketing agency.

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Jo Butler

Senior Account Director

A CIM qualified, creative and strategic senior marketer with 20 years of experience in B2B marketing agencies, Jo delivers complete marketing communications plans that generate brand awareness and leads.

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Janice Foley

PR Director

Not many people have the deep energy and passion that Janice Foley brings to client teams. She’s a master storyteller that delivers significant business results through collaborative and thoughtful partnership.

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Jessica Grant

PR Account Director

A strategic and thoughtful marketer, Jess loves creative problem solving and working with clients to strategize how their marketing programs can impact their larger business objectives.

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Lauren Heap BA, MSc

Inbound Account Director

Lauren has been championing Inbound Marketing for over a decade and has developed and implemented hundreds of inbound campaigns for companies in a range of industries.

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Oliver Anscombe-Cox BSc, MRes, DIC

Senior Inbound Account Manager

With a background in cancer biology, Ol is passionate about spreading the word of science, helping clients achieve this and more through a range of digital and inbound marketing approaches.

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Jean-Pierre Joubert BSc (Hons)

Senior Account Manager

JP is passionate about learning, whether it’s trying something different or learning a new approach, he’s always pushing to expand his knowledge and ensure he delivers the best results possible for clients.

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Tom Hope BSc

PR Account Manager

With his experience of scientific research and a keen interest in all things science communications, Tom is making a difference in life science marketing supporting clients with a range of PR and marketing programmes.

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Harkiren Kooner BA

Account Manager

Harkiren is a highly motivated self-starter who is passionate about marketing and works well under pressure. She prides herself on her strong mindset, immense dedication, and precise focus.

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Laura Rosa BA, MA

Account Manager

With a keen interest in facing and exploring new challenges, Laura combines her passion for new technologies and digital marketing and communications by helping organisations reach their full potential with their creative strategies.

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April Taylor BSc

Account Manager

April worked as a scientist within a CRO before moving from the lab to the commercial world. At BioStrata, she uses her scientific communications skills to help drive progress in the life sciences industry.

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Yvette White BSc

Junior Account Manager

With her background in marketing and life sciences, Yvette is passionate about helping organisations by spreading awareness and understanding of scientific innovation to improve quality of life.

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Anna Willis BSc, MSc

Marketing Executive

Having studied in both scientific and business fields, Anna’s combined skillset goes hand in hand with our mission to help connect people and technology to drive scientific discovery.

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Abby Edwards

Senior Content Editor

A creative and strategic communications professional, Abby is a storyteller at heart who is passionate about helping science and technology companies engage with their target audiences through compelling content.

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Emma Radoux MChem, PhD

Science Writer

Emma brings with her a love for learning about the latest developments across science, and the ability to transform cutting-edge research into accessible and impactful resources including research news articles and social media posts.

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Leigh Dilley

Paid Media Manager

Leigh is a highly motivated marketer with a strong background and a passion for delivering effective, creative and thoughtful marketing campaigns.

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Nicole Anscombe-Cox BSc, MSc

Junior Media & Client Services Manager

Having studied Nutrition and Health Sciences at the University of Southampton, Nicole brings with her a keen interest and appreciation of the scientific method – which she applies to her already diverse skill set.

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Lauren Barham

Senior Marketing Manager

A strategic and creative senior marketer with almost a decade of experience and CIM qualification, Lauren’s career has encompassed a range of industries including B2B, B2C and agency.

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Gary Pyle FCA

Finance Director

Gary brings over 30 years of finance and commercial experience to the Biostrata team, having worked with a variety of companies and spent several years as Chief Financial Officer with listed companies.

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Lynne Thompson ACMA

Finance Manager

Lynne has over 20 years of experience in finance roles within both SMEs and listed companies. She has valuable experience in setting up and running a finance function, ERP software implementations and as a commercial finance business partner.

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Caroline Barley AssocCIPD, MHFA

People & Culture Manager

As a successful human resources professional with over 14 years of experience covering all aspects of HR, Caroline is passionate about creating a positive working environment with engaged and productive staff.

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Debbie Lee

Office Manager

Debbie has over 20 years of experience in office management across a diverse range of companies overseeing the administrative activities that facilitate the smooth running of a business.

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