Louise Madden © Applied Photophysics

H.E.L. Group: Realising market potential

H.E.L. Group Ltd has a new CEO: The global manufacturer of laboratory tools for process optimisation, safety and scale-up announced the appointment of Louise Madden as Chief Executive Officer.

Madden joins from Applied Photophysics where she was CEO, and also held positions as Chief Operating Officer and Commercial Director. Her experience within the analytical instruments field spans more than a decade, having been Global Service Manager at Biolin Scientific AB, and previously Finance Director at Farfield Group Limited. With a BA in Law and Accountancy from the University of Manchester, Madden spent 11 years at KPMG, where her clients ranged from owner-managed businesses to multi-national PLCs.

“H.E.L. Group has been working with customers for over 30 years to develop and better understand complex R&D processes that ultimately will help create a healthier, safer and more sustainable world. From an already strong and profitable base, we have ambitions to extend our reach in existing and new geographie,” commented Madden. “I’m exciting to be steering the H.E.L. team, and look forward to us realizing our full market potential.”