Carin C. C. Johansson Seechurn
Carin Johansson Seechurn completed her MChem with French degree at UMIST (University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology) in 2003. This included a year abroad at CPE (l’Ecole Supérieure Chimie, Physique, Electronique de Lyon) in France. From 2003 until 2007 she carried out PhD studies at the University of Cambridge, under the supervision of Prof. Matthew Gaunt. Her PhD work focused on the development of novel organocatalytic methodology. After the completion of the PhD studies, she continued to work for Prof. Gaunt, now in the area of palladium catalysis. In 2008 she joined the Catalysis and Chiral Technologies Division of Johnson Matthey in Royston, UK, where she is working on the development of novel homogeneous metal catalysts.