Thomas James

Dr Tom or Big Jimmy as he is known has a BSc, MChem and PhD( in Synthetic Organic Chemistry) at Leeds. Studied in Switzerland (Roche) and Germany (MPI KOFO) and is currently Research Fellow at Leeds Uni, School of Chemistry.

Tom says:

"I get to experience what funding through charity, particularly Cancer Research, can do in terms of understanding diseases and the development of next-generation treatments.

Always keen for a challenge, mental and physical, especially if it raises money for good causes"