Frontiers, Not Boundaries

Our Team

MicroMatrices is a “small big company” with a strong core of highly experienced and skilled scientists, supported by associate collaborators. We work with you to develop solutions to your unique safety/efficacy challenges.

Management Team

Managing Director: Simon Plummer, PhD

Toxicologist with over thirty years  experience at academic centres of excellence in the US (NCI, NIH Bethesda), Australia (Peter MacCallum Cancer Institiute) and the UK (MRC Toxicology Unit, Leicester), and in delivering contract research for industrial clients. (CXR Biosciences, UK). Founder/Director of MicroMatrices since 2011

Business Development Consultant: Jayne Wright, DVM, FRCPath

Veterinary pathologist with experience in Pharma, Biopharma, AgChem and Chemical industries.  Supporting MicroMatrices  through first hand understanding of the needs of our clients and how our investigative expertise can meet these.

Project/Business Manager: Ruth Smith Plummer BSc, PGCertBA

Supporting the delivery of safety/efficacy investigations for our industrial clients .


on an interactive, step by step basis. Collaborations can begin with pilot projects which can then be scaled up to larger research programs, according to your requirements.