Please see below for our list of current vacancies.

Spin-out Company CEO Designate

SepSight Diagnostics was incorporated in February 2019 by Ploughshare Innovations to commercialise a protein biomarker assay for the early detection of sepsis. We now need to appoint a CEO designate to complete the information memorandum and raise seed funds for assay and prototype design activities. This initial phase of development will take the technology up to the pre-clinical validation inflection point.

Main Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Develop and implement a global commercialisation plan for a novel medical device.
  • Value proposition development; customer segmentation, value mapping, health economic model development and communications.
  • Presentation of the business plan to potential investors and stakeholders.
  • Ensure appropriate funding is secured for spin-out company formation and continuing development.
  • Full responsibility for P&L, strategic planning, business development, intellectual property management and commercial initiatives.
  • Business growth; opportunity identification, due diligence, negotiation and contracting.
  • Identify, recruit and grow a credible technical, management and support team when appropriate.
  • Responsible for preclinical development of the technology.
  • Reports to the company Board of Directors.
  • To champion and promote Ploughshare’s vision and strategy; acting as principal strategic adviser to the Board to enable it to determine the strategy and provide strong governance.


For a candidate pack and to make your application, please contact George James Limited.