Meet the ICNE team! – Colin Forman (Senior Analyst)
Colin Forman – Senior Analyst
MRes Medical and Molecular Biosciences
BSc (Hons) Biochemistry
After achieving a Masters degree from Newcastle Upon Tyne University in 2008, Colin took up a Research Technician post at SIPBS, University of Strathclyde. In this role, Colin carried out a range of biological testing techniques, as well as the design and implementation of experimental research.
In 2011, Colin joined a food manufacturing company; Walter Black foods Ltd. As the Laboratory Coordinator for the internal QC testing laboratory, Colin conducted routine wet chemistry analysis, following GLP and GMP practices, as well as staff training and internal auditing.
Colin then moved to Ocutec Ltd. as a Microbiology Technician. Here he routinely performed various microbial analysis, using aseptic techniques, and material testing assays, whilst working to GMP standards.
Colin joined ICNE in 2013, where he started as an analyst and has progressed to a Senior Analyst position. As well as performing routine and non-routine laboratory analyses, Colin carries out new method development and design, staff training, internal auditing and oversees daily laboratory activities.