We are Cerebrus Associates...
We are passionate scientists who have practical knowledge and experience in the Agri-food sector, especially in the fields of consumer science and animal welfare science. Having worked in both academic and commercial environments, we are the bridge between scientific research and industry. We connect our industry partners with the most relevant and useful research and expertise for their business, and interpret academic knowledge into commercial language. In doing so, we aim to achieve satisfying results for our partners, as well as making an impactful and lasting difference for the betterment of the world.
Jon is the founder and Director of Cerebrus Associates. He oversees the operation of the business to deliver consultancy, research and innovation services to his client base within the life-science industry.
Heleen van de Weerd
Heleen works to make direct and rapid improvements in the welfare of animals, whether they are housed in a laboratory, on a farm or at home. She has an international reputation for her research and knowledge on animal behaviour and welfare.
Vision and Mission
Our distinctive approach to consultancy, research and innovation is what makes us stand out from other businesses. Our focus is on building lasting relationships with partners that are grounded through mutual benefits and impact.