John Ward

Founder / CEO, Servblock

John Ward is founder and CEO of ServBlock, founded in early 2021, following John’s recognition of the potential for Blockchain and Data Space technologies to revolutionise the regulated manufacturing space. ServBlock focusses on trusted data exchange through distributed ledger and blockchain technologies.

For over a decade, John has been at the forefront of the highly regulated pharmaceutical manufacturing industry, working alongside many of the world's leading biotech companies in his role as principal consultant within the validation space. Most recently as a product owner in Pfizer's global Smart Factory team.

In addition to his work at ServBlock, John is an expert committee member for blockchain and distributed ledger technologies with the National Standards Authority for Ireland.

John is a regular guest speaker at industry conferences and has published numerous articles and white-papers on the subject.