Solentim has announced that Dr Mark Truesdale will join the company as the new chief marketing officer, effective immediately.

Mark brings to the company a wealth of experience, most recently seven years at Thermo Fisher Scientific, during which time he held the position of senior director of global marketing for its food protection business, leading the business unit strategy, product management and tactical marketing teams.

He spent 14 years with Genetix in a number of roles, including head of Global Marketing, prior to and through its acquisition by Danaher Corporation.

Aaron Figg, managing director at Solentim, commented, “Having now reached our tenth year of continuous growth, we are ready to expand our executive team to bring in a wider range of skills and experience that will support further success. It is a tribute to our strength as a Company that we are now able to attract new senior talent such as Mark.”