Paddy has worked alongside Robert Sneath for over 40 years, both at the Silsoe Research Institute and here at Silsoe Odours. He is a research scientist and agricultural engineer and brings extensive technical expertise in the field of odour analysis. Primarily, he supports our work at the Silsoe Odours UKAS-accredited laboratory.
As Laboratory Manager, Paddy plays a vital role in ensuring the safe, efficient operation of the laboratory. He looks after all aspects of the lab including equipment, employees, supplies, software and documentation. He is committed to the highest standards of quality assurance, ensuring all staff comply with laboratory rules and regulations to guarantee the highest quality of results. Paddy is a UKAS-accredited olfactometer operator.
Paddy also oversees visitors to the Silsoe Odours laboratory, hosting customers undertaking Odour Sensitivity Testing. In addition, he leads groups of visitors as part of the CPD certified Odour Study Day for taster Odour Sensitivity Testing sessions.