Immunodiagnostic Systems CFO left the company
Mr. Yates joined IDS from private equity backed Nexus Vehicle Holdings Limited, where he has acted as Group Finance Director since January 2009. During his time at Nexus, as well as holding overall responsibility for finance and human resources, he oversaw the acquisition of Adapted Vehicle Hire Limited in May 2010.
From 2005 to 2007, Mr. Yates held the position of Group Finance Director at Cozart plc, allowing him to gain significant experience in the medical diagnostics industry.
During his time at Cozart, he led the acquisitions of four European companies: Spinreact SA (Spain), HL Scandinavia (Sweden), Nemesis Scientific Limited (UK) and Medib Skandinavien AB (Sweden) creating a pan-European medical diagnostics group.
Mr. Yates was also a Co-founder and Finance Director of private specialist diagnostics company, Abingdon Health Limited. ■