Scientific Analysis Laboratories (SAL), part of the Concept Life Sciences Group, has appointed Simon Cliff as Business Development Manager.

SAL, which offers global accredited analytical services for a range of sectors is one of the largest independent laboratories in Europe; with five sites throughout the UK. Simon joins the team with over 20 years’ experience of Business Development within the laboratory testing industry, having previously worked for major companies including Eurofins, Exova, QuadraChem Laboratories (QCL) and Alcontrol Laboratories.

In his new role, Simon will be utilising his wealth of knowledge and experience to focus on developing business for SAL within the food and beverage sector throughout the UK and worldwide.

Speaking about his new role Simon said “I am delighted to join Scientific Analysis Laboratories at such an exciting time and look forward to working with the team to support their strategic objectives. In addition to helping the group to grow its offering within the food and beverage sectors, I am also focussed on working with clients to help them develop innovative scientific solutions in order to add value to their existing and planned product ranges, and to make full use of the wide range of analytical services on offer from our laboratories.”

Dave Watson, Managing Director of SAL said “We are thrilled that Simon has joined our team. Scientific Analysis Laboratories is committed to providing the support and analysis the food industry requires to operate safely, effectively and efficiently, and Simon’s broad range of skills and knowledge will prove to be invaluable in helping us develop business within this sector. His appointment is not only important to the future growth of Scientific Analysis Laboratories, but it also further bolsters our credentials and experience in the scientific arena.”