SCM appoints non-executive director

Adam Sims will play a major advisory role in CMO’s expansion plans

SCM Pharma, a UK-based sterile filling specialist, has hired a non-executive director as it bolsters its senior team to support its strategic development.

Adam Sims joins SCM Pharma’s board, bringing with him 20 years’ experience in the global pharmaceutical and chemical sector.

Adam Sims

This is the latest top-level appointment at SCM Pharma. Graham Dotchin, commercial director and Neal Wesley, technical director have also joined the firm in the past 12 months.

Having spent seven years at Aesica in senior commercial and finance roles, Sims will play a major advisory role in SCM Pharma’s ongoing expansion plans. He said: ‘I am looking forward to supporting the executive team with my industry contacts, experience and knowledge to help ensure it continues to maintain its high profile, thrive as an independent business and achieve its commercial objectives.’

Dianne Sharp, managing director at SCM Pharma, said: ‘It’s certainly been a positive period for the company in terms of new projects and ongoing recruitment, but we’re not the type to rest on our laurels so are very much strengthening and looking at making our exciting future plans a reality.’