Marc Brown co-founded MedPharm in August 1999 and has been the guiding force behind all the company’s scientific developments and intellectual property. He has been Professor of Pharmaceutics at the School of Pharmacy, University of Hertfordshire (UK), since 2006 and has honorary professorships at the University of Reading (UK) and King’s College London. Prof Brown has over 200 publications and 26 patents describing his work. His research interests lie mainly in drug delivery to the skin, nail and airways. To date, he has been involved in the pharmaceutical development of more than 38 products that are now on the market in Europe, America and Japan.