A highly experienced drug development manager/director. Trainer and consultant in project management, frequent conference contributor and author.
A senior biologist with over 30 years in the pharmaceutical industry, mainly in clinical research. Excellent communicator, fully conversant with modern technologies for business and drug development, commercially aware. Highly structured thinker, always backs an argument with organised evidence. Able to win co-operation from team members. Analytical problem-solver, persistent and unrelenting. Totally focussed on results.
Project management in drug development (clinical research phases I-IV), medical writing and editing, project management training and consultancy.
Currently interim project director for a global phase III programme.
Extra-mural activities in support of evidence-based medicine, via voluntary work for two charities, Sense About Science and HealthWatch.