Titian Software has offices in the UK, USA and Poland, and has a comprehensive team of specialists on board.

Senior Management Team:

Edmund Wilson – Chief Product Officer, Founder

Edmund founded Titian in 1999 and has since developed the company into a leading provider of sample management software. Prior to founding Titian, Edmund had worked in the engineering group at The Automation Partnership (now Sartorius), creating software for robotic sample management systems.

Edmund graduated from the University of Oxford in 1995 with an MEng in Engineering and Computing Science.

Chris Henderson – Chief Financial Officer

Chris joined Titian in 2023 as Chief Financial Officer, bringing with him over 12 years of experience working with private equity backed SaaS and technology businesses both in house and as a consultant. Chris prides himself on building high performing finance and M&A teams, working across the business to drive growth and value. 

Before Titian, Chris was Head of Finance & Corporate Development at ITRS a leading Enterprise IT Monitoring and Observability provider. 

Chris is based in London, is a Chartered Accountant and has an MBA from Cranfield School of Management. 

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Alan Parkin – Chief Technology Officer

Alan joined Titian in 2000 and is now CTO, responsible for delivery of the Mosaic product roadmap, as well as the technology used in Mosaic and Titian’s internal business systems. Application Support, Software Development, Testing, DevOps, Quality and IT report in to Alan.

Alan has been involved in software for the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry for more than 20 years, and has managed Mosaic deployments for many of the top-20 pharmaceutical companies.

Alan holds a MSc in Natural Sciences from Cambridge University. 

Graham Lipscomb – Vice President of Professional Services 

Graham joined Titian in 2021 to manage our Professional Services division. He is responsible for all of our non-development project delivery – which includes new system implementations, additions to existing systems and upgrades. 

Graham has worked in systems implementations and integrations for almost 30 years across various organisations. During that time he has successfully both delivered highly complex projects and programmes for some of the world’s largest companies, and managed delivery and implementation teams and divisions across the globe. 

Graham has a BA in Economics from Durham University 

Paul Heath - Vice President of EMEA Sales 

A Biochemistry graduate with 20+ years in commercial life science roles, including sample management.

Paul has supported the pharmaceuticals industry from end to end, from drug discovery, clinical trials and drug manufacturing, through to clinical diagnostics. He is able to apply ‘big picture’ knowledge of industry challenges to help his clients to achieve their goals.

In his current role, Paul leads the EMEA team of sales consultants, whilst developing sales processes which ensure quality, efficiency, and scalability. 

Ruth Petersen - Vice President of Global Marketing 

Ruth Petersen, VP of Global Marketing at Titian Software, is passionate about making life science discovery and laboratory automation accessible.

With extensive experience in full bio-product lifecycle commercialisation, Ruth has held leadership roles at lab automation software and services company Biosero, gene synthesis pioneer Telesis Bio, lab automation firm Labcyte, Inc., and Agilent Technologies.

She has also worked in applications development and support at Velocity11 and Aurora Discovery, Inc., and as an engineer at Vertex Pharmaceuticals and Aurora Biosciences Corp. Ruth earned her bachelor's degree in Bioengineering from the University of California, San Diego. 

Angela Gray
Angela Gray – Vice President of North and South America Sales 

Angela Gray has been at Titian since 2015. She has held automation engineering, product management and sales positions in the life sciences and other high-tech industries. She has more than 20 years of experience supporting drug discovery research in both the software and hardware sectors of the business. 

Angela previously held roles in companies as diverse as HighRes Biosolutions, Novartis and GNF. 

Angela holds a BS in Bioengineering from the University of California, San Diego.