Dr. Hooshang Zavareh is the founder and managing director of ChemPharmaServe Ltd, a consultancy company he set up in Cambridge in 2004 to support the life since sector. He has 38 years experience in chemical synthesis, process development and manufacture of fine chemicals and pharmaceuticals. His career includes R&D and management positions at Dow Chemical in the UK and USA, Chiroscience, Celltech and Amedis Pharmaceuticals.
Hooshang gained his MSc and PhD from Sheffield University and subsequently carried out postdoctoral research at Sheffield and University College London. He is a co-inventor of 20 patents, co-author of 25 peer-reviewed papers and a range of articles. By going beyond the conventional consultancy model his current work at ChemPharmaServe is focused on solving research and development problems in order to facilitate biopharmaceutical companies to fast track their drug discovery projects.
He is also a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry and frequently provides mentorship and support to people at turning points in their careers. In addition, he is offering a comprehensive and structured training course to people with scientific, technical or management background who want to work independently.