Meet our team

Here at JensonR+, we are a hard-working team who are passionate about promoting better health.

We stand by our core values and these guide us in how we work with our clients, our networks, and most importantly, each other.
Our people are our most valued asset, and we believe that each and every employee contributes directly to our growth and success. 

DIRECTORS
REGULATORY
QUALITY
PHARMACOVIGILANCE
OPERATIONS
CONSULTANTS

Directors

Sarah Ware

Chief Executive Officer

Sarah Ware BSc (Hons); MTOPRA

Sarah is a pharmaceutical industry professional with more than 29 years of experience. After graduating from Exeter University with a degree in Biological and Medicinal Chemistry, Sarah joined GSK as a medicinal chemist. At GSK, she gained experience in drug discovery, development and project planning before moving into regulatory affairs in 2002.

Sarah joined the regulatory team at JensonR+ Ltd in 2010 and successfully delivered many regulatory projects, before becoming Chief Executive Officer in 2015. She still remains involved in some projects and enjoys guiding clients through the regulatory minefield. Sarah’s main focus is being involved in many due diligence projects assisting private equity companies or pharma companies in their mergers and acquisition activities. She uses her wealth of industry knowledge to help companies fully understand the requirements and to identify issues, gaps and investment needs.

In her spare time Sarah enjoys spending time with her family, whether that is going for a country walk, sports events or musical festival.

James Hall

Director

James Hall BSc (Hons); FTOPRA

James joined JensonR+ Ltd in 2012 and has over 25 years’ regulatory experience predominantly in the OTC sector of the industry.

His background covers a wide spectrum of areas including regulatory strategy and implementation, borderline products, promotional copy approval, reclassifications, medical devices and pharmacovigilance. James has worked with several major pharmaceutical companies and a wide scope of entrepreneurial clients. He is a board member within JensonR+ Ltd.

James has a degree in Applied Biology and is a fellow of TOPRA.

His role within Jenson covers a wide spectrum of activities including oversight of the Regulatory and Medical Teams, business development, regulatory strategy and  promotional copy review and advice for our clients.

Paul Quinn

Director

Paul Quinn

Paul has over 20 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry in various quality control and quality assurance roles. Paul graduated from Dublin City University with a degree in Chemical and Pharmaceutical Science in 2001. Having held a number of management positions in quality assurance, Paul went on to complete the MSc in Pharmaceutical Technology and Quality Systems (QP course) in UCC graduating in 2016.

Paul joined JensonR+ (Ireland) Ltd in 2019 as a qualified person. Paul has since moved into the role of Managing Director of the Irish business and is a member of the Senior Leadership Team at JensonR+.

Paul has three children and enjoys playing football in his spare time.

Regulatory

Janet Worrell

Associate Director, Regulatory

Janet Worrell FTOPRA

Janet is the Associate Director, Regulatory at JensonR+ Limited, based in the Nottingham office.  Prior to this, she ran her own consultancy business, consult2deliver limited, based in BioCity Nottingham and collaborated with OTC Experts. She began crafting her regulatory skills at Thomas Kerfoot and Medeva in Ashton under Lyne, before moving to 3M as the global regulatory lead for Qvar, the first CFC-free beclomethasone inhaler.

Her first role in OTC medicines began at Boots the Chemist, gaining approval of new consumer medicines for the new Republic of Ireland stores, before transferring to senior roles within Boots Healthcare International, supporting Strepsils globally.

Operational roles combined with global regulatory responsibilities saw a return to dry powder inhaled drug development with Vectura. Latterly at Boots Pharmaceuticals she was the head of innovative regulatory affairs, assessing solutions for consumers in healthcare, covering medical devices, food supplements through to reclassification strategies. Janet co founded a networking group for food supplements in the midlands, which meets 2-3 a year, through this is she is able to maintain her awareness of the innovation through borderline products.

Neil Prideaux

Regulatory Manager (Medicines)

Neil Prideaux BSc; MTOPRA

Neil and his team are involved with the preparation and submission of marketing authorisation applications along with their maintenance post approval. He oversees the systems which are used for the managing and generation of eCTD submissions.

Neil joined JensonR+ Ltd in 2012 after gaining a PGCE from the University of Exeter. He previously studied part time to obtain an HNC in Applied Science followed by a BSc from the Open University. He became regulatory manager in 2017.

Due to his previous experience working in regulatory for a contract manufacturer of cosmetics, he can provide regulatory advice to clients considering marketing cosmetics in the EU. Before working in regulatory he worked in retail and as an assistant analyst for a medicines manufacturer.

Neil has two school-age daughters.

Ben Smith

Regulatory Manager (Medicines)

Ben Smith

Ben Smith MChem (Hons)

Ben is a pharmaceutical industry professional with more than 5 years of international regulatory affairs experience in licenced pharmaceuticals and investigational medicinal products.  He is currently a manager in the regulatory affairs team of the technical consultancy business, JensonR+.

Prior to becoming a consultant, Ben gained extensive experience supporting a major blue-chip company in the quality assurance, compliance and regulatory affairs activities of a prescription medicine sold in over 100 countries worldwide before moving into CMC regulatory affairs for a multi-site clinical research organisation.

Ben joined JensonR+ Ltd in October 2019 supporting clients with a wide range of technical and strategic regulatory activities for medicines.

Mihai Inceu

Regulatory Manager (Food & Cosmetics)

Mihai Inceu

Mihai is a food and pharma regulatory professional with 3 years regulatory experience including Food Supplements, Fortified Foods, Herbal and Homeopathic Drugs and Cosmetics; which he gained working in his previous role in a natural healthcare company.

He also has QA experience in QMS Specialist Role and knowledge of laboratory processes from previous work in Food Testing, Bioequivalence Studies and QC Laboratories.

Mihai is an Environmental Engineering graduate (BEng). He is also an avid tennis player, with a big interest in musical theatre.

Thomas Wood

Regulatory Manager (Medical Devices)

Tom Wood

Thomas Wood

Thomas joined JensonR+ in May 2023 as a Regulatory Manager – Medical Devices. He has experience in notified bodies as an auditor and technical expert and has worked in both CE and UKCA marking alongside ISO 13485, ISO 9001 and MDSAP.

Thomas has a bachelors in Applied Biomedical Science.

In his free time he spends his time out and about with his young family.

Sue Lakeman

Principal Regulatory Officer

Sue Lakeman BSc (Hons), MTOPRA

Sue is a pharmaceutical industry professional with more than 20 years of international regulatory affairs experience.  Prior to this Sue worked for 10 years as a formulation scientist, providing in depth technical background to support her regulatory expertise.

Sue joined JensonR+ Ltd in 2013, prior to which she gained extensive regulatory affairs experience within large multinational organisations, including EU, US and national procedures over a broad range of OTC and prescription pharmaceutical products.

In her day-to-day role, Sue provides strategic advice to clients, through all stages of product development and post-approval. Sue has a particular expertise in procedure management and technical writing support.

In her spare time, Sue is a keen wildlife enthusiast, with a special interest in whale and dolphin conservation.

Nicola Gover

Regulatory Team Leader

Nicola Gover

Nicola joined JensonR+ in October 2022 after walking the Pyrenees with her husband. She has 11 years of experience in Global Regulatory function, primarily within medicines, but also has an understanding of borderline with medical devices and non-medical classifications.

Nicola is a very keen runner from ParkRun to Mountain Ultramarathons and recently branched into triathlons.

Anna Johnstone

Regulatory Team Leader

Anna Johnstone

Anna Johnstone joined JensonR+ as a Senior Regulatory Officer in November 2021 with more than 12 years of regulatory experience within the generics pharmaceutical industry.

During her career she has gained experience in many aspects of regulatory and medical affairs, including marketing authorisation maintenance, safety variations, UK national and DCP/MRP submissions, renewals, copy approval, prescribing information and medicines information service provision. Anna also has experience of compiling eCTD sequences and the submission of applications using CESP and the MHRA portal.

Anna previously trained as a Pharmacy technician, employed for 5 years in North Devon District Hospital working in Medicines Management.

Kathryn Vale

Regulatory Team Leader

Kathryn Vale BSc (Hons)

Kathryn joined JensonR+ Ltd as a regulatory officer in August 2019 with more than 12 years of regulatory experience within the pharmaceutical industry. She graduated from the University of the West of England in 2007, with a BSc (Hons) degree in Biomedical Science. She has since achieved the TOPRA Postgraduate Certificate in Regulatory Affairs from the University of Wales.

During her career she has gained experience in many aspects of regulatory and medical affairs including marketing authorisation maintenance, safety variations and renewals, maintenance of food supplements and cosmetics, change of ownership applications and medical information service provision. Kathryn also has experience of compiling eCTD sequences and the submission of applications using CESP and the MHRA portal.

Kathryn enjoys running in her spare time.

Faizah Rasul

Senior Regulatory Officer

Faizah Rasul

After completing her BSc in Biomedical Science at Nottingham Trent University in 2015, Faizah completed her MSc at Aston University in the same discipline. Upon graduation, she spent some time working within an ISO:17025 accredited microbiology laboratory, testing water samples for the detection of pathogenic Legionella species using techniques such as microscopy, Maldi-TOF, qPCR and latex agglutination.

In 2017, Faizah began working as a Clinical Trials Associate within a Clinical Research Organisation. She spent 4 years providing support to the project management, clinical operations, medical, and regulatory teams on several phase III/V trials within neurology, cardiology and nephrology.

Faizah joined the team at JensonR+ in January 2022. She initially supported the clinical team, working on bioequivalence studies as a Senior Clinical Officer. She is now working as a Regulatory Officer, supporting clients and the team with regulatory activities, such as preparation and submission of MAA’s, and MAA lifecycle maintenance.

During her free time, Faizah enjoys reading, yoga, and trying out new foods.

Francesca Ward

Senior Regulatory Officer

Francesca Ward

Fran is a BSc Biochemistry graduate from Cardiff University. She Joined JensonR+ in 2020 and has since supported a variety of clients’ portfolios, primarily in the EU and UK markets, from initial strategic planning to eCTD publishing and through to ongoing lifecycle management.

Fran has an interest in Drug-Device combination products and is developing her Regulatory knowledge by undertaking the TOPRA apprenticeship/MSc course part time.

In her spare time Fran enjoys being active and has a love of playing Netball. She also enjoys exploring new places/foods and is attempting to learn mandarin.

Karen Bradshaw

Regulatory Officer

Karen Bradshaw

Karen acquired her BA HONs degree in Contemporary Travel Management in 2005, after which she began her career in Event Management as a Venue Sourcing Team manager, organising overseas conferences for the Pharmaceutical industry.

During her career, Karen’s experience included extensive travel, venue sourcing, pharma compliance, client management, project management, proposal writing networking, negotiation and quality control.

Karen joined the team at JensonR+ Nottingham in October 2021. She provides project management for the copy approval system along with regulatory review in line with the ABPI code, PAGB and MHRA blue guide. Karen also supports the team and our clients on regulatory projects.

Karen has two small children and her passion is music, she is part of the singers club and enjoys attending festivals and concerts.

Lauren Foster

Regulatory Officer (Medicines)

Lauren Foster

Lauren Foster

Lauren joined JensonR+ as a Regulatory Officer – Medicines in 2023. After completing her degree in Medical Physiology and Therapeutics in 2021, Lauren gained experience as a Clinical Research Technician, actively contributing to the execution of Phase I trials.

Lauren works within the Regulatory team at JensonR+, supporting a range of clients over various regulatory tasks.

Outside work, Lauren enjoys immersing herself in live music by attending concerts and reading (mainly fiction!).

Matthew Wilkins

Regulatory Officer

Matthew Wilkins

Matthew joined JensonR+ in July 2022 as a Regulatory Officer having previously worked in the Cytotoxic Chemotherapy Production Unit preparing medicines for oncology and haematology patients at a local hospital. Within this role he gained insight into aseptic preparations of treatments and, at times, was responsible for controlling workflow within the department.

After obtaining his Chemistry MSci (Hons) in July 2020 from the University of Nottingham it was obvious he wanted to work in the pharmaceutical industry, but soon realised that lab work wasn’t for him. Matthew continued to look for work within the industry and soon after he stumbled upon regulatory affairs and discovered JensonR+.

Since joining JensonR+, Matthew has worked with numerous clients on matters of lifecycle management and compliance, as well as other internal projects. He qualified as one of JensonR+’s Mental Health First Aiders in December 2022, helping to ensure the wellbeing of the rest of the team is prioritised.

To be able to further develop his learning within the ever-growing field of regulatory affairs Matthew was enrolled on the TOPRA apprenticeship in March 2023. This presents the opportunity network with other professionals within regulatory affairs whilst further expanding the expertise within the regulatory team, to continue to provide the best support we can for our clients.

In his spare time Matthew plays with one of his areas leading brass bands, performing at venues around the Midlands as well as competing further afield. He is also an avid supporter of his local cinema, where he enjoys watching an eclectic array of films from independent foreign language pictures to major blockbusters.

Quality

Mark King

Associate Director, Quality

Mark King

Mark King

Mark joined JensonR+ in September 2022 as Associate Director of Quality.

Mark is a pharmaceutical industry professional with 30 years of experience delivering consistent improvements in EU/US GMDP and quality culture in various Quality based roles. He has extensive experience in leadership, quality strategy, Pharmaceutical Quality Systems, Quality Risk Management, Outsourced activity partnerships, QC Analysis, Regulatory GMDP inspections and quality due diligence for mergers and acquisitions.

He holds a BSc (Hons) in Applied Biology and is a Member of the Royal Society of Biology and a Chartered Biologist. Mark has been a Qualified Person since 2001 and has been named as a QP, RP on site authorisations for many years and more recently as an RPi.

He jointly established and acted as Chair for the British Generic Manufacturers / MHRA Quality Forum and is a recognised industry speaker at training events.

In his spare time Mark enjoys spending time with his family, cooking, travelling and keeping fit.

Darrell Collett

GDP Manager

Darrell Collett

Darrell Collett

Darrell joined JensonR+ as GDP Manager in April 2023. With experience as a Clinical Pharmacist and Pharmacy Manager, Darrell then moved into the Pharmaceutical Industry as a Quality Pharmacist before becoming an RP.

At JensonR+, Darrell manages the GDP team (RPs, RPIs and Quality Officers) under the direction of the Associate Director of Quality to help build the GDP related areas of the business. She also supports the team on any GDP or Pharmacy related matters.

Darrell is a busy mum of two and enjoys exercising as much as time allows.

Sharon Cullen

Qualified Person/Quality Lead

Sharon Cullen

Sharon Cullen

Sharon joined JensonR+ as a Qualified Person/Quality Lead in January 2024 after 30+ years in Quality roles.

As well as leading the team and performing QP duties, Sharon is responsible for managing the HPRA licences and ensuring ongoing Quality compliance.

Sharon enjoys walking, weight training, rowing, sea swimming, baking, reading, and hand crafts outside of work.

Claire Crewe

Quality Systems Manager

Claire Crewe

Claire is a highly experienced quality professional with 8 years in the Pharmaceutical industry.  She has previously worked at Accord Healthcare as Quality Officer within QMS documentation and third party compliance teams and then joined the Quality team at JensonR+  in 2019.

Claire leads the QMS team as QMS Manager, which ensures that the JensonR+ QMS is aligned to GMP, GDP, GVP, GCP standard.  She also works with our clients providing expertise in the following areas of GxP compliance:

  • Documentation systems
  • Quality risk management
  • Training
  • Root cause analysis
  • Continual improvement
  • Audit compliance
  • Quality management systems

Claire enjoys walking in beautiful North Devon, cooking and spending time with family.

John-Paul Creggy

Compliance Manager

John-Paul Creggy

John-Paul joined JensonR+ in June 2022 as our Compliance Manager. He is a Quality and EHS Specialist and also a Qualified Responsible Person. John-Paul has a Masters MEngSc in Biopharmaceutical Engineering and a Degree in Manufacturing technology.

He enjoys playing Hurling and watching old war films.

Charles Matthews

Responsible Person

Charles Matthews

Charles has worked within the pharmaceutical industry for 8 years. He was previously a Warehouse & Logistics Manager as well as an IT Manager. Becoming an RP was a natural step for Charles, after having the insights of different the departments within his previous company. Charles is Responsible Person and a Responsible Person (import) as part of the GDP team.

He has a passion for compliance and safety as well as technology and how this can be used as a tool to connect us in the world of pharmaceuticals.

Outside of work, Charles is interested in cars and football.

Neil Rudd

CSV Lead

Neil Rudd

Neil Rudd joined JensonR+ in February 2023 as CSV Lead. He has over 30 years’ experience within a regulated Quality environment, specialising in Quality Management Systems, Computer Systems Validation (CSV),  Documentation Systems and Data Integrity.  For JensonR+ he performs CSV and Quality Systems development, improving the systems across the company.

In his spare time you will find him as one half of the Benny and Kate Theatre Company.

Hannah Burdon

Senior Quality Officer

Hannah Burdon

Hannah has over 10 years of Quality experience within the pharmaceutical industry. Since graduating she has held roles with Perrigo and Accord Healthcare and has experience across QC, Stability, R&D and Quality Assurance. She is a member of the Royal Society of Biology and is in training to become a Qualified Person.

Hannah Joined Jenson in March 2022, helping to run the internal quality management system and supporting clients with any Quality needs.

Hannah is a busy mum of 2 and loves spending her spare time at the beach.

Caterina Cioffi

Senior Quality Officer – GMP

Caterina Cioffi

Caterina graduated with a master’s degree in Medicinal Chemistry at University of Naples in Italy. She worked for two years as researcher in medicinal chemistry before getting her PhD in Organic Chemistry in the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. Caterina switched from research to Pharmaceuticals at the beginning of 2021 joining a Regulatory Team as CMC Specialist where she was responsible for the technical evaluation for regulatory content and submission.

Caterina joined JensonR+ (Ireland) Ltd in September 2021 as QA Officer and is involved in quality support services.

Katie Humphrey

Quality Officer

Katie Humphrey

Katie graduated from Swansea University with a BSc (Hons) in Medical Genetics. In her final year she specialised in molecular microbiology and molecular structure analysis. Once she completed her degree, she explored different parts of the world for a year before finally joining the life sciences manufacturing industry as a team leader, in which she has 6 years of experience and gained knowledge of GMP and risk assessing.

Katie made the switch from manufacturing to pharmaceuticals when she joined JensonR+ Ltd. in July 2021 as a QA Officer. Her role includes keeping an eye on the internal QA needs and making sure Jenson are compliant with all GxP guideline as well as helping other departments with any quality-based needs.

In her spare time Katie enjoys playing puzzle based and adventure video games to keep her brain working. Then when she want to turn her brain off, she loves to read and fight dragons for a while.

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Alison Stansfield

Quality Officer

Alison Stansfield

Alison joined JensonR+ in August 2022 to help support the company RP’s with delegated RP duties and assist company project managers with client relationship and task management. Previously working as a Quality Systems Administrator in the Food industry and then in the Quality team, which included product compliance throughout many different categories; Licensed Medicines, Medical Devices, IVD’s and Cosmetics.

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Brigid Quinn

Quality Administrator

Brigid Quinn

Brigid joined JensonR+ in April 2022. With previous experience in Retail, Banking and Software.

She has joined the company to support the QMS team in an administrative role.

Brigid is a busy mum to 3 young boys and enjoys being outdoors as much as possible. She also enjoys reading and all things arts and crafts.

Pharmacovigilance

Jason Connell

EEA QPPV

Jason Connell

Jason Connell

Jason joined JensonR+ as a EEA QPPV in February 2023. He has been in the pharmaceutical sector since 2016, starting as a Production Worker before moving into the Pharmacovigilance role. Jason has an MSc in AgInnocation and Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Science (Level 7&8).

In his free time, he enjoys hurling, football, soccer and rugby.

Sharon Corbett

EEA QPPV

Sharon Corbett

Sharon joined JensonR+ in April 2022. With 12 years’ experience in Pharmacovigilance working in both consultancy and in Industry. Sharon has exposure to both Clinical trial and Post Marketing PV and worked in Industry in Athlone Laboratories/Kent Pharmaceuticals.

She has Hons Degree in Science (Pharmacology and Physiology) from National University of Ireland, Galway and a Masters in Immunology and Global Health from National University of Ireland, Maynooth.

Sharon has a son and enjoys running (at a slow pace) and reading in her spare time.

Vishakha Tyagi

Deputy EEA QPPV

Vishakha Tyagi

Vishakha spent 4 years in research where she studied membrane proteins involved in diseases.Her expertise was in cell culture and electrophysiology. After completing her PhD, she moved into Pharmacovigilance and worked in Aspen Pharma Trading Limited for over three years.

Joining in June 2022 to support the EEA QPPV in all activities related to PV such as oversight of safety, risk management plans, overview of the quality system and other operational responsibilities.

Vishakha enjoys cooking, bird watching and hiking.

Oscar Carter-Burns

Pharmacovigilance Team Leader

Oscar Carter Burns

Oscar Carter-Burns

Oscar joined JensonR+ in 2021 as an officer in the pharmacovigilance department. This is his first role in the pharmaceutical industry following the completion of his BSc in Biochemistry at the University of Birmingham. In his final year he specialised in oncology and bacterial genomics, undertaking a final year project exploring the role of cytoglobin in the development of cancer.

Working closely with the UK and EU QPPVs in the pharmacovigilance department, his responsibilities include the reviewing of global and local literature, processing of ICSRs and ADRs as well as providing ad hoc support to projects in medical devices and bioequivalence studies.

Outside of work Oscar is a lifelong rugby lover, playing locally since the age of 6. Having previously captained his school team and represented the University of Birmingham 1st XV, he is currently preparing for a new season with Bideford 1st XV.

Lisa Courtier

Pharmacovigilance Team Leader

Lisa Courtier Cert Health Sci; MPIPA

Lisa is a pharmaceutical industry professional with more than 9 years of experience in drug safety and pharmacovigilance roles and is a member of PIPA.

In 2010, she joined Celgene Ltd as a drug safety administrator, progressing to drug safety associate and eventually to specialist. She moved to North Devon in 2015 and joined JensonR+ Ltd as a drug safety officer.

Lisa is responsible for the handling and processing of safety information including ADRs and ISCRs, performing suitable follow-up activities with reporters, conducting literature reviews of published data, collecting information in relation to our partner SDEAs, signal management activities, PSMF updates and managing partner meetings.

She has a young son and daughter and enjoys walking, running, HIT and a weekly fitness class.

Helen Seurin

Pharmacovigilance Team Leader

Helen Seurin

Helen is qualified to graduate level in Natural Sciences with Biology from the Open University.  She has over 25 years’ experience within the generics pharmaceutical industry, 19 of which have been with JensonR+ Ltd.

She gained experience in drug regulatory and medical information with Cox Pharmaceuticals (now Accord) before moving to Jenson Pharmaceutical Services (now JensonR+ Ltd) in July 2004 as a regulatory and pharmacovigilance officer.

Helen is currently working as a senior pharmacovigilance officer with a particular responsibility as the company deputy qualified person for pharmacovigilance.

Helen has a young son and enjoys travelling in her spare time.

Sarah Parsons

Senior Medical Information and
Pharmacovigilance Officer

Sarah Parsons

Sarah joined JensonR+ in 2022. After completing her degree in Neuroscience at University of Bristol in 2020, Sarah gained experience as a pharmacovigilance specialist at ProPharma Group, actively monitoring the safety of a new Covid-19 vaccine.

Sarah currently oversees and operates within the medical information branch of the department and is involved with regular drug safety activities in the pharmacovigilance function, managing of partner meetings and assisting with training of new colleagues. She has also been involved with project work, leading the design and implementation of a new medical information database and supporting drug-device combination initiatives.

Outside work, Sarah enjoys running, yoga and cooking.

George Barrett

Pharmacovigilance Officer

George Barrett

George Barrett

George joined JensonR+ in May 2023 after processing ICSRs for a COVID-19 vaccine in his previous role. He has a BSc (Hons) in Biological Sciences and a MSc in Pharmaceutical science with Management studies both from Kingston University.

George’s role at JensonR+ includes conducting PV activities including processing ICSRs, constructing case narratives and reviewing safety data for signal management.

Outside of work, George is learning and enjoys photography.

Kishori Amatya

Medical Information and
Pharmacovigilance Officer

Kishori Amatya

Kishori joined JensonR+ in September 2023, after 22 years working in various roles for British Airways. A career change took Kishori to ProPharma Group as PV Specialist where  she managed pharmacovigilance cases through documentation, individual case safety report processing and follow up ensuring regulatory compliance.

Outside of work, Kishori enjoys yoga, mindfulness and is a novice gardener.

Finance and Operations

Tanya Rowe

Associate Director, Operations

Tanya Rowe ACMA CGMA (CIMA) 

Tanya is a chartered accountant with finance and leadership experience across several industries. Originally from the Northeast of Scotland, Tanya started her finance career working for oil companies in Aberdeen whilst studying for her HNC in accountancy. She then spent some time in the French Alps before relocating to Devon to work as an operational finance manager for Flybe then the University of Exeter where she gained her CIMA qualification.

Tanya joined Jenson in 2021 to oversee the finance and business support functions. In her day-to-day role, she works with the team to fully support the wider business with finance, administration, business development and HR.

Tanya is a keen gardener and loves growing vegetables and dahlias. She also enjoys yoga and cycling.

Shane Sankey

Finance Manager

Shane Sankey BSc (Hons); AAT

Shane is a part-qualified (AAT) accountant with more than 20 years of experience in an accounting environment.

He is currently finance manager for JensonR+ Ltd having joined the company in 2012.  He previously spent nine years working for a leading IT services company, progressing rapidly from accounts assistant to accounts manager, a role he held for eight years.

Prior to gaining his AAT qualification, Shane achieved a 2:1 in his Environmental Sciences degree at the University of Greenwich.

Shane currently manages all areas of the accounts function for JensonR+ Ltd reporting in to the CEO, the JensonR+ Ltd board and company accountants. His day-to-day role includes raising invoices to clients, processing supplier payments, bank reconciliation and production of monthly management accounts, statutory reports and company budgets.

Rebekah Gladstone

Finance Team Leader

Rebekah Gladstone

Rebekah has had a varied and extensive working history in administration, including six years as PA to the sales and marketing director of a leading pharmaceutical manufacturer.  Prior to joining JensonR+ Ltd, her most recent role was administrative assistant to several Macmillan Cancer Support caseworkers.  The project’s aim was to assist people with cancer or a ‘life limiting’ condition to claim any eligible welfare benefit entitlement. She liaised with healthcare professionals to ensure they were getting all the support they required.

Rebekah joined JensonR+Ltd in 2014 as administration officer, barely getting a foot in the door before adapting her role to provide support to the QPPV and pharmacovigilance team.  Due to the growth of JensonR+ Ltd, Rebekah moved across to the finance department as finance assistant, in order to support the finance manager in providing a complete finance service to the whole of the company; addressing all issues of a finance nature and providing all relevant information to meet internal and external demands.

Martin Perriam

Finance Officer

Martin Perriam

Martin joined the Operations team in 2022 as a Finance Officer. Having previously worked in finance roles, Martin has an AAT qualification.

He has 2 young children and when not working he enjoys all sports, gardening and generally being outside.

Jo Biederman

Support Services Manager

Jo Biederman

Jo is AAT qualified and has experience of working in admin and finance roles in both accounting practices and the pharmaceutical industry.  Prior to joining JensonR+ Ltd, Jo spent 7 years working as a finance officer for Perrigo.

In 2015, Jo joined the operations team at JensonR+ Ltd as an administrative officer, before becoming Support Services Manager In January 2022. On a day-to-day basis, she is responsible for managing all administrative needs of the company including aspects such as Business Development, IT, travel and training, HR administration and service provider contracts.

Jo has two daughters and in her spare time she enjoys being outdoors either walking her dog, running or cycling.  She also enjoys making (and eating) cake!

Jo Lock

Senior Marketing Executive

Jo Lock

Jo Lock MCIM

Jo started her marketing career at an international hotel chain followed by a move to a private healthcare company. She then worked in the field of arts marketing for nearly twenty years before setting up her own freelance marketing business.

Jo worked as a marketing consultant for JensonR+ for four years before joining the team officially in 2023.

Alex Shaddick

Marketing & Business Development Executive

Alex Shaddick BA (Hons) 

Alex joined the operations team at JensonR+ in 2020 providing administrative support to the teams across the company. Previously she worked in administration roles in Learning and Development and the public sector.

Since completing her distance learning degree has moved into her current role of Marketing & Business Development Officer.

Alex is a keen sewer, making clothes for herself and two young children.

Tracy Manley

HR & Administration Officer

Tracy Manley

Tracy joined the Operations Team at JensonR+ in September 2021 as an Administrative Officer. In May 2022, her role developed, and she is now our HR & Administration Officer.

Her favourite past times are spending time with her husband, two teenage children and close friends. Outside of this, she enjoys cooking, visiting new places/restaurants, walking her dog, gardening, and crafts.

Linda Quinn

Administrative Officer

Linda Quinn

Linda joined the administration team at JensonR+ in January 2022. She is based in the JensonR+ Ireland Office in Longford and also works part time as a Special Needs Assistant in a primary school.

Linda’s pastimes include reading, travelling and spending time with her husband and three children.

Consultants

Formerly the CEO of JensonR+ LTD, one of our company founders, currently a Director and a Board member, Martin has a long history of drug development and provision of strategic advice.

A pharmaceutical physican with more than fifteen years’ experience of drug development and commercialisation.

A practising physician with 20 plus years’ experience in medical and clinical functions, gained within diverse companies ranging from large multinationals to SMEs. Duncan has worked with people from a wide range of roles as well as with NICE, public health and policy advisory committees, and academia.

A pharmaceutical marketer in the UK and Ireland with over 25 years’ experience in all aspects of marketing, Linda supports JensonR+ Ltd with product launch plans, including pricing and reimbursement, and in promotional compliance.

A UK-trained and registered pharmacist with over 20 years’ knowledge and experience in the pharmaceutical and food industries.  Specialising in quality and risk management in the manufacture and distribution of sterile and non-sterile medicinal products, active substances and food supplements, including aseptic processing.