Charlie spent 25 years working for Procter & Gamble, including nine years leading its medical consumables division. He had responsibility for global regions, commercialising product concepts and leading brand development initiatives.
He then joined Attends Healthcare in senior general management and marketing roles and was involved in the company’s purchase by 3i in 2002 and its subsequent sale in 2006.
More recently, Charlie has worked with new start and early stage SMEs, raising investment, developing and delivering launch strategies and mentoring commercial management teams.
At Science City Charlie will work with entrepreneurs and start-ups across the North East sharing his expertise and helping to grow new and existing science and technology businesses.