Greg received his M. Chem from the University of Liverpool (UK), where he worked under the supervision of Prof. P. Andrew Evans. He then joined the group of Prof. Igor Larrosa and was awarded his Ph.D. from the University of Manchester (UK) in 2016. His doctoral studies focused on the development of decarboxylative and C–H transformations for organic synthesis. In 2017 he moved to Nagoya University (Japan) to work within the group of Prof. Kenichiro Itami. During his stay he worked on the preparation of small molecules for chemical biology. Greg then moved back to the University of Manchester (UK) to take a position as Lecturer in Organic Chemistry within the group of Prof. David Procter.