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David co-founded ILLUSTRATUM with Professor Cordeiro in order to bring DARC technology to the world. David has over 25 years experience as an executive in various commercial and strategic leadership positions at global pharmaceutical companies. David qualified as a Biologist from the University of Hull specialising in neuro-physiology and recombinant DNA technology.

He worked for Allergan for almost 10 years and as UK Managing Director was responsible for launching 2 major glaucoma brands and 5 other brands, taking sales from $12m to $60m.

David moved to Movetis in 2010 to help build their European commercial team from scratch before being acquired by Shire. In 2012 David moved to Nicox to help start its European commercial team. Nicox commercial team was acquired by GHO private equity in 2016 along with a local Italian company to form Visufarma.