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  • Liverpool University
    - BSc Honours in Chemistry
    - PhD X Ray Crystallography on Organometallic Catalysts 
  • NEBOSH Certificate 
  • Diploma in Intellectual Property - Coventry University


  • Senior Research Scientist in Courtaulds Coatings
  • New Product Development Chemist in Burmah Castrol Speciality Coatings 
  • Section Head Photoresists at Sericol (BP Speciality Chemicals)

Areas of Interest

  • Polymer and materials chemistry.
  • Coatings research and formulation including design for manufacturing.
  • Photochemistry encompassing catalysis, photovoltaics and photo-degradation.
  • None disruptive and physical testing of materials.


  • Technical and project management of new product development from conception of an idea through to scaled manufacture and commercialisation.
  • Mentor for industrial R&D and academic technology transfer projects including consortium based collaborative R&D projects.
  • Advice on intellectual property, UK and EU technology networks, funding opportunities and state aid compliance requirements.

Contact details

Ann Sudder
0300 062 5412, 07919 324603
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