Skip to main content
 
 
 

EDITORIAL BOARD

 
 
 
 
ANDY FARRANT

ANDY FARRANT

CONSULTANT

With 30 years experience in the UK and European Pharmaceutical Industry, Andy has spent much of his career in commercial and management roles in both large international and smaller, privately owned companies.

 
ANNE BALLARD

ANNE BALLARD

DIRECTOR

Anne Ballard is a sales and marketing professional with a life sciences background. She runs Anne Ballard Associates which provides extensive sales and marketing experience and an in-depth understanding of the NHS to organisations.

 
BERNADETTE BERNIE COLEMAN

BERNADETTE (BERNIE) COLEMAN

Managing Director

Bernie is an experienced marketer and commercial leader, with broad experience in the pharmaceutical and Medtech industry. 

 
CAROLYN FISH

CAROLYN FISH

DIRECTOR

Carolyn has worked within the pharmaceutical & healthcare industry for the last 25 years and has worked across sales, marketing, training, education, NHS policy and market access, supporting major brands at pre-launch and through to product life cycle management.

 
DAVID GARMON-JONES

DAVID GARMON-JONES

SALES DIRECTOR

David Garmon-Jones has enjoyed a 35+ year career in pharma. He has worked as General Manager for country affiliates of both Merck KGaA and  Medday Pharma; including a 5-year stint running Merck Serono Australia.

 
DAVID THORNE

DAVID THORNE

MANAGING DIRECTOR

David is the Managing Director of Blue River Consulting providing advice to health care companies and NHS organisations. In this role, he works with varied commercial clients and health care providers in the UK and across Europe.

 
DAVID BLOOMFIELD

DAVID BLOOMFIELD

MANAGING DIRECTOR

David Bloomfield is the Managing Director of Copadi, the team behind PAYCE - the stunning new contracting, payment and disclosure platform that transforms collaboration between healthcare professionals and pharmaceutical companies through an unrivalled and intuitive experience.

 
DAVID WRIGHT

DAVID WRIGHT

MANAGING DIRECTOR

David has worked in the healthcare industry for his entire career, which now spans over 35 years, with the majority of that time being spent in Regulatory Affairs.

 
GILL TANNER

GILL TANNER

HR Director

Gill is a senior human resources professional with over 20 years’ experience in a variety of sectors.

 
IAN CHAMBERLAIN

IAN CHAMBERLAIN

MEDICAL SALES CUSTOMER ACCESS SKILLS TRAINER

A Life Sciences sales professional for more than 25 years, Ian started his own business in 2002 and has been hired by more than 50 Life Sciences companies, plus numerous doctors’ groups and the NHS.

 
KEVIN POWER

KEVIN POWER

REGIONAL TRAINING EXCELLENCE DIRECTORY - EMEA

Kevin started his pharmaceutical career in 1988 working as a Medical Representative for Daiichi Sankyo and then Nycomed. Kevin is now Regional Training Excellence Director for Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

 
LARUSHKA MELLOR

LARUSHKA MELLOR

SENIOR CONSULTANT

Over twenty years experience in the pharmaceutical and biotech industry across health policy, market access and commercialisation of medicines, med tech, diagnostics and digital solutions.

 
MARK HABROUR

MARK HABROUR

DIRECTOR

Mark is an experienced learning and development professional and a qualified coach, trainer, NLP and MBTI practitioner with over 15 years’ experience in the Life Sciences industries. 

 
NEIL DUGDALE

NEIL DUGDALE

VICE-PRESIDENT & GENERAL MANAGER, UK & ROI

Neil Dugdale joined Sobi (Swedish Orphan Biovitrum at the beginning of 2015 and is the Vice-President for Northern Europe and General Manager, UK and RoI. 

 
SIMON WOOTTON

SIMON WOOTTON

MANAGING DIRECTOR

Since leaving the NHS, Simon has established an independent management consultancy (Irwell Valley Consultancy Ltd) and is currently supporting the NHSE National Wound Care Strategy programme.

 
STUART ELLISON-SMITH

STUART ELLISON-SMITH

REGIONAL SALES MANAGER

Stuart joined the pharmaceutical industry in the 1980s. His extensive industry experience includes roles as representative, field trainer, regional/national business manager, head of sales and head of nurse management.

 
TIM KNEEN

TIM KNEEN

CHIEF COMMERCIAL OFFICER

Tim has worked in the pharmaceutical industry for over 25 years in many different business roles.

 
VIV REES

VIV REES

EUROPEAN LEARNING & DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

Viv is an experienced learning and development specialist with 30 years’ experience in the Pharmaceutical and Diagnostic sectors.