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Peter Machin

Peter Machin has held a number of senior positions; at Roche as head of chemistry in the UK, then at SmithKline Beecham as Vice President of Discovery Chemistry Europe and most recently, as Global Senior Vice President of Discovery Research Chemistry at GlaxoSmithKline. He has broad experience of lead discovery and optimisation through to development across a wide range of therapeutic areas and has been responsible for the identification of a significant number of clinical candidates of which two have reached the market. He is an independent Drug Discovery consultant with a medicinal chemistry background and he brings more than thirty years experience of drug discovery and development in major pharmaceutical companies. He gained his PhD in organic chemistry from Imperial College, London. He is a Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry.

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