Chief Financial Officer
Stuart Paynter joined Oxford Biomedica and the Board in August 2017. He has 16 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical and healthcare sectors. He qualified as a chartered accountant with Haines Watts before moving to EDS. He subsequently joined Steris, and worked in a variety of roles within the healthcare and life sciences divisions, prior to becoming the European Finance Director. He then moved to Shire pharmaceuticals where he became the senior director of finance business partnering for all business outside of the US. He then moved to corporate finance role before becoming the global head of internal audit. Prior to joining Oxford Biomedica, he was head of finance business partnering at De La Rue plc. He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, and has a BSc (Hons) in Physics from Imperial College London.