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Chief Scientific Officer

Nick Clarkson

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Nick started his career with a scholarship at Zeneca Agrochemicals working as a soil scientist, before moving to a position in food testing, specifically looking at adulteration in foods and drinks.

After gaining his degree in applied chemistry, he went on to work in medicines development at AstraZeneca. After this he moved into a commercial role with a scientific instrument manufacturer, then at the beginning of 2018 established PhytoVista laboratories.

In April 2021 the laboratory was granted accreditation to ISO17025:2017 by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service.