Dinesh Soares

Dr. Dinesh Soares is part of the American Chemical Society International (ACS) team based in Oxford, United Kingdom. Here, he serves as Associate Publisher overseeing 10 of the 12 proprietary open-access journals in the ACS Publications portfolio, responsible for their strategic development and performance. Nine of these are the ACS Au (gold) community open-access titles, which he launched in 2021, and ACS Omega, one of the most prominent open-access journals in the chemical sciences. Dinesh joined ACS Publications in 2017 as its first Editorial Development representative based in Europe and has been engaged in extensive editorial, educational, and policy outreach for the ACS Publications open access portfolio.

Before joining ACS Publications, Dinesh worked briefly at Karger Publishers as an Editorial Manager. A scientist by training, Dinesh obtained his Ph.D. in Chemistry in 2007 at the University of Edinburgh, after which he worked as a Research Fellow. He has co-authored over 60 publications, spanning several areas of the biological and chemical sciences.