Speaker profile

David Ashworth

David Ashworth

Managing Director, Klarus Consulting Ltd, UK

David is the Managing Director of Klarus Consulting Limited, which advises the biocides and biocidal products community on building and delivering safe and effective claims. David is also Chairman of BluTest Limited, a contract microbiology testing and development company.

As a Director of BACS (British Association for Chemical Specialities), David leads the BACS Biocides Group and is active on the Standards committees at a local (BSI) and international (CEN) level and works with European trade associations. He also works closely with regulators in the EU both with The European Commission and ECHA and is a Chartered Biologist with an MBA from Loughborough University.