Senior Management

Ernest Lacey BPharm, MSc, PhD - Managing Director
Dr Ernest Lacey is a pharmaceutical chemist with research interests in the chemotherapy of parasitic diseases and an immense fascination for microbes. As a Principal Research Scientist with the CSIRO Division of Animal Health, Dr Lacey explored the modes of action of anthelmintics and mechanisms of drug resistance, building an international reputation in this area. In 1994 Dr Lacey left CSIRO to become the founding director of Microbial Screening Technologies combining his interests in chemotherapy and microbes. Under his leadership Microbial Screening has focused on developing innovative approaches to tailor microbial chemical diversity to the needs of the world of high throughput screening, positioning itself to fuel discovery pipelines for future generations.

Phillipa Smith BPharm, MSc - Business Development
Phillipa Smith has over 20 years experience in the pharmaceutical and related industries in development, regulatory affairs, clinical research and quality assurance. Ms Smith is a director of Microbial Screening Technologies.

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