Phil Jones PhD, Cert Bus Admin – Founder
Phil has gained broad experience both scientifically and managerial from being part of the early stage development of the antibody technology companies F-star and Domantis, and through being fortunate to carry out research in world renowned academic laboratories. Phil has a particular interest in ways to harness the immune system for combating disease. Phil has an extensive commercial and academic protein engineering background, he has over twenty scientific publications and is the co-inventor on numerous patents. At F-star, as Director of Technology, he managed the academic collaboration with the co-founders at BOKU, Austria. He also created F-star’s phage display platform. At Domantis he was: involved in library generation and development, a co-inventor of AlbudAb and a project leader in the Discovery unit. Phil also carried out postdoctoral research with Sir Greg Winter (LMB, Cambridge) where he was part of a team that developed novel procedures to make VH and VL domains with superior solution properties. Phil holds a certificate in business administration from the OU. Phil is a keen sportsman being involved with a number of local teams as a player and coach, and an outdoor enthusiast competing in a variety of endurance events.