Purolite Welcomes Mark Protheroe-Thomas

Purolite is pleased to welcome Mark Protheroe-Thomas in the capacity of Agarose Operations Director. He will report to Chris Major, General Manager - Healthcare and Life Sciences Agarose, and will be responsible for all aspects of agarose operations in Wales. Mark connected with Purolite through an online job site. 

Mark will be focusing on profit and loss, planning/scheduling, customer delivery, process optimization and improvement, cycle time reduction and key performance indicators execution to develop a stable operation. Production, Quality Assurance, Quality Control and Engineering, and Shipping departments will report to him. 

He is an experienced leader with decades of experience at British Airways as an aircraft engine engineer and General Electric, running large multi-functional international teams (700+) covering the aviation, energy, oil and gas sectors. He is a qualified mechanical & manufacturing engineer and a Six Sigma black belt. Mark has a Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering B.Eng. degree from the University of South Wales.

Mark notes, "I’m excited to join the Purolite Healthcare & Life Sciences team and support them in the journey of growing the business to be a prominent stakeholder in the life science global network."

Mark is married with two daughters and two grandchildren. He enjoys do-it-yourself projects, rugby, motorsport, motorcycling, listening to music and spending time with his family in his spare time. Please join us in welcoming Mark to the Purolite team.

Contact Information:
Mark Protheroe-Thomas
Agarose Operations Director
Purolite Ltd.
Llantrisant Business Park
Llantrisant CF72 8LF Wales, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 7825 523 042