Project Description

Hannah Lester

Scientific Director
Pen & Tec Consulting

Dr Hannah Lester is a research scientist with over 10 years’ experience in running veterinary clinical trials for regulatory approval and has been a scientific director at Pen & Tec Consulting since 2016. She is responsible for feed and food registration projects in the EU and other major jurisdictions (e.g. USA, Asia). She also ensures scientific and regulatory excellence in the work that Pen & Tec delivers. In addition, Dr Lester advises on legal category and key data requirements for companies preparing food and feed registration dossiers to send to EC/EFSA.

She studied for a PhD in parasite epidemiology at the Moredun Research Institute in Edinburgh and has an MSc in Veterinary Public Health from the University of Glasgow. Dr Lester has worked for and managed Contract Research Organisations in the UK and has also worked in both academia and for the government, providing science and veterinary policy advice.