Nigel Richardson, BSc, MRICS

Chief Executive Officer

Nigel Richardson has served as chief executive officer of Custom Pharma Services since 2002 and has been a director since its foundation in 1979. He has over 35 years of experience in the life sciences industry. During his time at Custom Pharma Services, he has overseen establishment and steady growth of Custom Pharma Services’ business […]


Mike Jacobs, BSc, MPhil, CCHEM, MRSC

Head of Quality

Mike Jacobs has over 30 years of experience in the pharmaceutical and life sciences sector. Mike joined Custom Pharma Services in 2013 as continuous improvement manager and became head of quality in 2015. Mike started his career as a research scientist and then joined Pharmacia as a development chemist. Over the next 12 years, he […]


Veronica Leahy, ACMA, CGMA

Chief Financial Officer

Veronica Leahy has over 20 years of experience in the pharmaceutical finance sector. Veronica joined Custom Pharma Services in 2015. Prior to this, she has worked at several development, manufacturing and supply companies including Unilever and Fittleworth Medical Ltd. Veronica obtained her qualifications at The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.


Éva Török, BSc

Director of Business Development

Éva Török has got many years’ international & commercial experience in the pharmaceutical industry. At Gedeon Richter she held various positions in international sales team operating from Hungary. Thereafter Éva was MD of Nedermed BV, Amsterdam (subsidiary of Hungarian pharmaceutical companies at the time) followed by her appointment as MD of Medimpex UK, London (JV […]


Mark Woodrow, HNDip

Sales & Business Development Manager

Mark Woodrow has over 25 years’ sales experience in the Pharmaceutical Sector. Mark has gained a wealth of experience and built himself a strong reputation within the Industry. He spent 15 years with Novartis from 1993 where he held a number of senior sales management positions. Culminating in the award for “Account Manager of the […]