David Ebsworth, CEO of the UK-based proteomics company Oxford GlycoSciences, has kept a frenetic pace since assuming the position in July. Jaunts to the US and Israel in his first month on the job are nothing new for the former head of the worldwide pharmaceutical business group of Bayer. Ebsworth, 48, lived in Germany, the US, and Canada while working his way up the big-pharma food chain.

“In the couple of weeks I’ve been here, I’ve been having a lot of fun,” says Ebsworth.

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