David Belton - Engineering Consultant

David brings 20 years’ experience in new product Industrialisation to Coalesce. This includes technical leadership and programme management roles in global pharmaceutical companies. During his time at GSK, David’s responsibility was to industrialise major products such as the world first integrated dose counter for pMDI, and leading dry powder inhalers including Ellipta™.

He also has a breadth of experience leading teams in other core drug delivery areas such as parenterals, nasal sprays and dermatology. His previous work in the electronics industry is also a valuable asset as we move towards a world of connected healthcare.

Being well-versed in cross-functional teamworking, David is also a skilled facilitator in both business, and technical, processes. Based on best practice lean six sigma principles, you may find David working on early stage design options, supplier selection, risk assessments, or manufacturing performance improvements.

Having graduated from Loughborough University with a degree in Mechanical Engineering, David has continued to support the Wolfson school of Engineering, working with the Manufacturing Engineering courses on both projects, and industrial placements, as well as being a member of the school’s industrial board.