Will Black

Head of Information Technology‍

Will Black

Will Black is our Head of IT and is responsible for all IT infrastructure, systems, and processes at Summit. He is also responsible for Computer System Validation and works closely with all business departments and Quality Assurance to ensure that Summit’s GxP systems meet FDA and EMA criteria.

Mr. Black was previously at Iovance Biotherapeutics, Inc. where his most recent project was designing IT systems and infrastructure for the largest US GMP cell and tissue therapy manufacturing facility. Prior to that he spent eight years at Pharmacyclics, Inc., leading IT and supporting R&D where he was the principal SME for all IT inspections and audits.

Mr. Black received his BSc from Napier University, UK and has worked professionally in the UK, the Middle East, and the US for the last 30 years.