William Masinja, Ph.D., Manager, Toxicology & Regulatory Affairs, Food & Nutrition

William has 9 years’ experience in the field of toxicology. Prior to arriving at Intertek, he worked as a technical expert in toxicology for Syngenta where he managed toxicology studies from start to finish in the area of agrochemicals, including report preparation and interpretation, as well as issue resolution. He has also had experience interacting with regulatory bodies and taking active roles on OECD and CropLife expert groups. Prior to joining Syngenta, Will worked at Delphic HSE Solutions, where he was responsible for the production of toxicological risk assessments for to cosmetics, biocides, toys, art materials and household products. He was responsible for ensuring product compliance to specific regulatory requirements prior to production and distribution.

Will has obtained his PhD on the topic of “Evaluation of alternative non-animal approaches for the prediction of skin sensitisation potential of agrochemicals”. Prior to this, he obtained a BSc in Pharmacology, and MSc in Toxicology.