Chemistry World, the members' magazine of the UK's Royal Society of Chemistry has given its 2012 Entrepeneur of the Year Award to Paul Workman. The scientist founded two successful companies Piramed Pharma and Chroma Therapeutics built on various commercialized discoveries from his laboratory in the field of cancer research. Workman is a researcher at the Institute of Cancer Research (ICR) where he is currently deputy chief executive and director of the ICR's Cancer Research UK Cancer Therapeutics Unit in Sutton, UK. He will feature in the magazine, receive a trophy and a ?4000 award (about $6,200).
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