Dr. Ashley Wilks

Chief Scientific Officer


Dr. Wilks joined Owlstone in May 2005 and soon adopted a lead role in Military and Homeland Security focused development programs. In April 2011 he relocated from Cambridge (UK) to Owlstone’s US headquarters in Norwalk, CT, where he now drives technology-specific business development across all sectors. Prior to Owlstone, Ashley worked in Chemical Detection R&D for Smiths Detection. He has 20 years of experience in the development of analytical instrumentation / methodology, across wide-ranging deployment arenas. Ashley obtained a PhD from the University of Manchester in 2003 and a BSc from the University of Surrey in 1997.