Centre Co-Directors

The Centre is Co-directed by Professors Richard Gilbertson and Paul Workman.

  • Professor Richard Gilbertson is the Director of the CRUK Cambridge Centre and Head of the Department of Oncology at the University of Cambridge. He is a clinician scientist specialising in paediatric neuro-oncology and a world-leader in the biology and treatment of paediatric brain tumours.
  • Professor Paul Workman is the Chief Executive and President of the Institute of Cancer Research (ICR) in London. He is a world leader in cancer drug discovery, chemical biology and molecular pharmacology and has led numerous drug discovery and development teams in the academic and private sectors, yielding multiple clinical candidates for precision medicine.