JULIAN MALINS Q.C.NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
April has over 20 years’ experience working in Research and Development for Johnson & Johnson, an $82B global pharmaceutical and consumer products company. Through roles including Director of Global Analytical Operations and Director of Research & Development, April led a diverse team of scientists in commercializing new products as well as developing and validating analytical methods. April has a Bachelor’s degree in Biology, a Master’s degree in Chemistry and a Doctorate in Organizational Leadership.
Prior to joining Johnson & Johnson, April co-founded a biotech start-up in 1996 called OraPharma, which was sold to Johnson & Johnson. The company resides in the oral care/dental space.
April’s broad functional experience includes compliance, product development, product testing, operational auditing and commercialization. In her varied roles, April has coached developing leaders, met with investors and supported clinical trials, along with leading teams comprised of analytical chemists, microbiologists and technical writers.