The new era of precision oncology... Getting the right therapy to the right patient at the right time

Our multidisciplinary team of expert scientists and clinicians has extensive expertise and in-depth knowledge in the fields of precision oncology, molecular cancer diagnostics, biomarker discovery and drug development.

Oncologica was established in November 2014 to address the rapidly increasing demand for precision oncology. The potential to link specific genetic alterations to molecular targeted therapies is driving a new era of personalised medicine.

Our Directors

Patrick D. Downey


Patrick D. Downey, CPA CA, ICD.D. Mr. Downey is a Canadian Chartered Accountant and Institute of Corporate Directors certified Director.

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Prof Gareth H Williams


Is the medical and translational lead for Oncologica: directing business strategy, overseeing technical operations and directing all medical aspects of the molecular diagnostic and contract research services; co-directs the research and development arm of Oncologica.

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Dr Marco Loddo


Dr Marco Loddo is responsible for directing all technical and scientific aspects of the clinical services, contract research activities and administrative/operational matters of the company

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Senior Operational team

Kitty Williams

Commercial Director and Clinical Team Manager

Kitty is responsible for providing advice and implementation on commercial and corporate matters, including the development and application of commercial strategy, drafting and negotiation of commercial contracts, consultancy agreements, special licensing, confidentiality agreements and corporate co...

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Keeda-Marie Hardisty


Keeda-Marie Hardisty is a clinical scientist with major expertise in Next-Generation Sequencing-based analytics and decision support in oncology. She is responsible for preparing and reviewing data for the creation of clinical reports in conjunction with Oncologica’s surgical pathologists.......

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Paul Scorer

Principal Scientist Histology

Paul joined Oncologica in March 2021 as Principal Scientist in Histology. He is responsible for delivering histology and immunocytochemistry (ICC) testing, part of Oncologica’s clinical oncology genetic sequencing service offered to cancer patients....

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