Name:                         Stuart Wakefield

Employer:                     Malvern Instruments Ltd, Enigma Business Park, Grovewood Road, Malvern Worcestershire, England, WR14 1XZ,

Tel:                             +44 1684 892 456


Current Position:         Regional Manager, Middle East & India

Education:                  Chemistry & Computer Science, Manchester Polytechnic


Summary Background:  Have been involved in particle size measurement & characterization for

almost 35 years. Working in research & development, production and

technical/commercial environments, using a wide range of techniques

and instruments for determination of particle and material

characterization across many industries


Within the pharmaceutical industry his involvement spans both research, product development, formulation and manufacturing for both small and large molecule products including Injectable, solid oral dose & inhalation products.



Background:                  1982-1992 – Spent 10 years working in Research & Development of

a major photographic film and paper manufacturer. Specialized in particle

size analysis and microscopy. Worked with a wide variety of techniques

and sample types including, nano particles, emulsions, powders,

suspensions, crystalline materials etc


1992-date – Working for Malvern Instruments Ltd in a variety of roles in

                                      both technical and commercial areas. Have been responsible for

business activities in South America, Asia, Africa, Middle East, Europe,

Australia & New Zealand. Currently hold the position of, Regional

                                      Manager, Middle East & India.