Dr Sara Garcia Ratés
Head of Drug Discovery

Sara has experience in research and development and subsequent expertise relating to the nicotinic receptor – a main focus for Neuro-Bio. She started her career as a postdoctoral researcher exploring novel approaches to neurodegeneration at Oxford University and has continued this work while transitioning from academia to private sector.

Paul Morrill
Head of Biomarker Development

Paul graduated in biology from the University of Southampton before leaving academia for the private sector. This commercial experience proved invaluable for Neuro-Bio when he joined the company, initally as a Research Scientist before progressing to Lab Director where he is currently heading up the project for developing a first-in-class blood biomarker for Alzheimer's Disease.


Julie Peachey
Business Manager

Julie is a graduate in geology and has had wide experience on offshore oil rigs and working as a land surveyor before changing course and deciding to take up a career in corporate administration. Having initially taken up and role as Office Manager, she has progressed to Business Manager.



Stephanie Pilling
Office Assistant

Stephanie recently graduated from university with a degree in Business Management. She has a varied background including cooking in a cafe, fundraising for charity and being a Conveyancing Assistant. She hopes that she can use all of this experience in her new role as Office Assistant for Julie Peachey



Rosie Arntsen
Executive Assistant to Baroness Greenfield

Rosie has a Diploma in Business Studies: she has subsequently spent the last 5 years gaining invaluable experience as a Personal Assistant in an Property Construction Consultancy firm. Her skill set now includes dealing with a wide range of situations including interaction with the public and work place management.