Kate George – Sales & Technical Director

Kate George joined Synoptics as an Applications Specialist for Synbiosis in March 2010 and took over running the Synbiosis division in 2014. She is now Sales and Technical Director for Synoptics.  Kate studied for a degree in Biomedical Sciences at Portsmouth University specialising in Microbiology.  Previously employed by Wickham Laboratories in Hampshire where she started as a Virology and Microbiology Technician, she then went on to manage the Sterility department and became a Study Director for GLP/GMP sample testing.

Dr Martin Biggs – UK & Ireland Sales Manager

Martin Biggs joined Syngene as UK & Ireland Sales Manager in 2012 and is responsible for looking after direct sales in the UK and our distributors in Ireland and the UK. Martin studied Biological Sciences at the University of Plymouth for his first degree and holds a PhD in Bioscience and Biotechnology from the University of Strathclyde. His previous experience was as Sales and Marketing Director at GRI and as European Sales Manager at Hoefer, Scie-plas and Biochrom Spectrophotometers.

Please feel free to contact Martin by email on martin.biggs@syngene.com or by telephone on +44(0)7967 720105.

Clare Grimsey – Sales Manager

Clare Grimsey joined Syngene as Sales Manager in January 2019 and is responsible for looking after distributors in Europe, Far East, Middle East, Africa and Australasia. Clare comes to us with a wealth of experience, having worked in the scientific field for 25 years. Clare has worked in distribution sales and management for the last 13 years, mainly focused on Europe, Middle East, India and Africa.

Please feel free to contact Clare by email on clare.grimsey@syngene.com or by telephone on +44(0)7551 396761.

Lindsey Kirby PhD, BSc (Hons) – Application Specialist

Lindsey Kirby joined Syngene as Applications Specialist in April 2009. Lindsey has a degree in Biomedical Sciences and a Doctorate of Philosophy in molecular neuropsychopharmacology from Sheffield Hallam University. If you would like any assistance with specific applications, please do not hesitate to contact Lindsey by email on lindsey@syngene.com or by telephone on +44 (0)1223 727103.