Craig Donald

Expertise in: Organic Chemistry; Drug Discovery; Lean Sigma/Process Improvement; Project Management

Head of Chemistry - Technical Manager

Craig holds a first class BSc Degree in Chemistry with Medicinal Chemistry from the University of Glasgow. He is also Lean Sigma Blackbelt accredited.

Craig joined Lucideon following a 19 year career with AstraZeneca where he worked primarily in Oncology and Cardiovascular research. More recently Craig has worked as an Associate Principal Scientist working on drug discovery projects and managing PhD level scientists from internal and external research teams.

He has also worked in the role of Innovation and Synthesis Improvement Leader which involved process improvement and driving and evaluating new innovative methods and technologies. Craig has authored over 20 peer reviewed publications, is the inventor on 5 patents and is CChem and CSci chartered.

Craig’s role at Lucideon is to manage the expert chemistry development team and to head up some of the more technical analytical projects. He is determined to help his team deliver the highest quality data and solutions to Lucideon’s clients.