14 Jan Maxwellia Announces Appointment of Jack Grimshaw as Finance Director
BioCity portfolio company Maxwellia, the UK’s only dedicated expert medicines switching company, has appointed Jack Grimshaw as Finance Director, with broader accountability for Supply Chain & Logistics, Procurement, IT, Legal & HR. The appointment is a reflection of the company’s expansion over the past 12 months and the timing comes as Maxwellia is poised to create a major step-change in women’s health with the launch of a much-awaited new product.
Jack brings to Maxwellia more than 10 years of finance experience across a range of industries including retail, pharmaceuticals and financial services. Jack led the pharmacy finance team at Sainsburys and was instrumental in both the growth of the business and the subsequent sale to Lloyds Pharmacy. He holds a proven record of success within fast-growing entrepreneurial environments and has supported the design and implementation of high growth strategies. He is also skilled in raising funding for businesses. Jack is a Chartered Management Accountant and holds a degree in Economics.
Maxwellia founder and CEO, Anna Maxwell says: “Having a strong leadership team is essential to enable us to continue to build an unbeatable business. We welcome Jack on board; he shares our vision of widening access to medicines through pharmacy and his experience and talent will further support our company as we enter a very exciting new phase of growth”.
Founded in 2013 by CEO, pharmacist and self-care visionary, Anna Maxwell, team Maxwellia are based in the Life Sciences hub at Alderley Park, Alderley Edge in Cheshire. For more information visit www.maxwellia.com or email us at [email protected].