Simon Burr PhD
Simon joined CHR as a consultant having previously worked in financial services supporting investor-clients on their diligence across pharma, biotech and medtech sectors. Here he built knowledge of the life-science industry and developed key stakeholder management skills.
Simon has a strong biological research background, holding an integrated Masters degree in Pharmacology, with a year-long placement at AstraZeneca, from the University of Bath and an MRes and PhD from King’s College London. His PhD explored the role of molecular oxygen in the epigenetic regulation of cellular differentiation, and yielded a high-impact publication.
Outside of work, Simon is an avid tennis player, playing across multiple teams and leagues, and enjoys discovering new eateries.