Enabling Protein Degradation Drug Discovery

Laurence Ede

Board Member

Laurence is the former Managing Director and co-owner of Tocris Bioscience, a specialist life science reagent business providing bioactive chemicals, peptides and antibodies to researchers worldwide.  During his time with the business Laurence set-up and ran Tocris’ wholly owned US subsidiary and had overall responsibility for Tocris’ product development, marketing, sales and distribution activities.  In 2006 Laurence led a Management Buyout from the founder shareholders and subsequently oversaw the sale of Tocris to Techne Corporation in 2011.  Laurence has a BSc in Chemistry from Reading University and an MBA from the University of Bath.