Management Team2019-04-17T11:27:12+00:00

Leadership Team

Ian Stevens
Ian StevensChief Executive Officer
Ian Stevens is a graduate of Edinburgh University, former Royal Air Force officer and chartered accountant who worked for KPMG in Oxford and Prague from 1991 to 1997.

Between 1998 and 2007 Ian was employed by Optos plc, a medical technology company specialising in the imaging of the retina, firstly in the role of CFO in Dunfermline, Scotland, and then from 2003 as General Manager, North America in Boston, USA.

From 2007 to 2010 Ian was CEO of Mpathy Medical, a surgical medical device company and in 2011 he joined prosthetic hand manufacturer, Touch Bionics, as CEO. Mpathy was sold to Danish surgical medical device manufacturer Coloplast in 2010 and Touch Bionics was sold to Icelandic Orthotic and Prosthetic manufacturer Ossur in 2016.

Jill McGregor
Jill McGregorChief Financial Officer
Jill joined Biofilm in April 2019 from LiDCO Group plc, a manufacturer of hemodynamic monitors, where she was CFO. Between 2011 and 2017 she was CFO at prosthetic hand manufacturer, Touch Bionics until its acquisition by Össur. In 2004 Jill joined Optos plc, a provider of retinal imaging devices, and spent seven years there firstly as Group Financial Controller and then as Vice President and Director of Finance. She is a Chartered Accountant with over 30 years’ experience in a variety of financial roles and has spent the last 15 years in medical device companies.
Brian McMullen
Brian McMullenOperations Director
Brian joined BioFilm in 2006 as Quality Assurance Manager and was promoted to the role of Operations Director In October 2011. In his previous position as Quality Manager he was responsible for successfully leading BioFilm to certification to Medical Device Standard (ISO13485:2003) and was instrumental in introducing a quality management system which are the foundations for our certification to Pharma cGMP.
Mark Livingstone
Mark LivingstoneTechnical Director
Mark joined the management team at BioFilm in December 2014 as the Technical Director and he has over 20 years’ experience in the Pharmaceutical and Device Industry in a number of technical managerial roles. Mark also has experience of a variety of dosage forms and has extensive working knowledge of formulating products with controlled release characteristics. He has been involved in the research stages of projects through to full commercialisation and is co-author to a number of patents. Mark has a degree in Chemical Physics and an MBA from Strathclyde School of business.
Jeff Keeling
Jeff KeelingDirector of Business Development, North America
Jeff joins BioFilm with over 25 years of sales and management experience in the medical industry. He has held Vice President positions with multiple companies in the eye care industry and most recently, with a company in the prosthetic arena. Jeff specializes in building sales networks throughout the US and managing large scale projects. He focuses on his customer relationships to build solid, long-term partnerships.
Melissa Peloquin
Melissa PeloquinDirector of Operations, North America
Melissa brings nearly 20 years’ experience working in the medical devices sector. She has experience building organizations within the optometry/ophthalmology, women’s heath, dermatology/skin cancer and most recently bionic prosthetics sector. She has held leadership positions focused in both Operations & Human Resources and is registered as a Certified Professional in Human Resources by the Human Resources Certification Institute as well as Society for Human Resources Management.

Board of Directors

Peter Shotter
Peter ShotterChairman
Peter joined Procter & Gamble in their brand marketing department and progressed through increasingly senior marketing positions with Pepsico, Bacardi and Trusthouse Forte before joining Boots The Chemists (BTC) as Business General Manager for Healthcare in 1991. In 1997 he was appointed Director of Healthcare Businesses and joined the BTC Board, becoming Director of Stores in 1999. In 2002, he joined the Merck Group as Managing Director, Seven Seas Ltd and was appointed President and CEO of the Consumer Health division in 2004, a position he held until the end of 2011 when he retired. He joined BioFilm as non-executive Chairman in February 2012.
David Atkinson
David AtkinsonNon executive director
David is a co-founder of Circadia Ventures LLP which manages Tate & Lyle Ventures LP a London-based fund backed by the global food ingredients company Tate & Lyle. He has a background in investment banking with a specific focus on the food industry. David spent 14 years as an equity research analyst specifically focused on the food processing industry before co-founding Stamford Partners in 1998. Stamford Partners is a leading investment banking firm providing merger & acquisition and strategic consulting services to the European food industry. David has also held several senior management positions in the European equities operations of NatWest Markets and Bank of America Securities, as well as acting as a consultant to HSBC and the VC industry. Currently he serves on the Board of Nutriati Inc. as well as BioFilm.
Ian Stevens
Ian StevensChief Executive Officer
Jill McGregor
Jill McGregorChief Financial Officer