MelloMonday Gamechanger Breakout: Kromek Group plc

Please join us on Tuesday 26th January at 2pm for the presentation and Q&A by Kromek Group plc.  

Kromek Group plc is an international technology group (global HQ in Sedgefield, County Durham) and a leading developer and supplier of high-performance radiation detection and developer of high-end bio pathogen detectors. Using its technology platforms, Kromek designs, develops and produces x-ray, gamma-ray imaging and radiation detection products for the Homeland Security, civil nuclear radiation, medical imaging and security screening markets.


Dr Arnab Basu MBE, CEO

Has a PhD in physics from Durham University, specialising in semiconducting sensor materials. Arnab held senior management positions in his family business, which manufactured materials for the electronics industry serving over 250 major telecommunications and consumer electronics manufacturers, including Siemens, GEC. He worked in commercial product development for Elmwood Sensors Ltd, (Honeywell Group, UK). A prominent figure within the business community, he was awarded Ernst and Young ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’ (2009) and received an MBE for services to regional development and international trade (2014).

Mr Paul Farquhar, Chief Financial Officer

Has almost 30 years’ experience as a finance director and chief financial officer, primarily for international businesses. He was previously President, Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer of Sevcon Inc, a NASDAQ-listed designer, manufacturer and supplier of microprocessor controls for electric and hybrid vehicles. In this position, Paul established a global finance team in five countries with common financial reporting systems to meet the needs of a growing technology business and also oversaw the raising of equity and debt finance and M&A activity. Paul began his career as a chartered accountant, spending 10 years as an auditor at Jennings Johnson in Sunderland and at PricewaterhouseCoopers in Newcastle and Lisbon, Portugal.

Media Links

Kromek Group increase revenues and land £1.2mln Innovate UK funding to design a system virus test

Kromek CEO Arnab Basu sees substantial revenue growth in H2 2021/22 as trading returns to normal