Healthcare Conference Speakers

Keynote 1. Patient centrism, digitalized solutions and innovation with patients

Uday Bose

Country Managing Director and Head of Human Pharma at Boehringer Ingelheim UK & Ireland

Uday is an established strategic and commercial leader with over 20 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical sector. His expertise spans across diabetes, cardiovascular disease, COPD, asthma, idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and oncology, with experience as Head of Global Marketing Oncology also at Boehringer Ingelheim previously. Uday has a strong vision and passion in the future of patient-centric care, particularly with the integration of digitalised health solutions and innovation with patients. 

Panel 1. Digital therapeutics and its impact on patient outcome from the Perspective of Big Pharmaceuticals and SMEs

Paul de Gruchy Gaudin

Founder and CEO,
CareRooms

Ioannis Psallidas

Global Clinical Head,
AstraZeneca

Sameer Mistry

Global Medical Affairs Lead, Early Drug Development, GSK

Keynote 2.

Nick Watts

MBBS, MA, BMedSci, FFPH
Chief Sustainability Officer at the NHS

Dr Watts is the Chief Sustainability Officer of the NHS, responsible for its commitment to deliver a world-class net zero emission health service. Based in London, he leads the Greener NHS team across the country, which focuses on improving the health of patients and the public through a robust and accelerated response to climate change and the broader sustainability agenda.

Nick is a medical doctor licensed in Australia and the UK, and a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians’ Faculty of Public Health.

Prior to the National Health Service, Nick worked internationally as the Executive Director of the Lancet Countdown and the Lancet Commission on Health and Climate Change, a collaboration of UN agencies and academic centres across the world. He has also focused on engaging the health profession on the links between public health and climate change, having founded both the Global Climate and Health Alliance and the UK Health Alliance on Climate Change.

Panel 2. Investment and M&A Deals in Healthcare

Paul de Gruchy Gaudin

Founder and CEO
CareRooms,

Omar Butt

Co-founder,
Vita Health Care Solutions

Charlotte Barttelot

Investor,
MMC Ventures

Louise Glanvill

Clinician & Investor,
RYSE Asset Management

Daniel Benjamin

Investor,
Eight Roads

Paul de Gruchy Gaudin

Founder and CEO
CareRooms,

Omar Butt

Co-founder,
Vita Health Care Solutions

Charlotte Barttelot

Investor,
MMC Ventures

Louise Glanvill

Panel Chair,
LBS MBA 2022

Keynote 3.

Deborah Waterhouse

Chief Executive Officer at ViiV Healthcare

Deborah proudly leads ViiV Healthcare- a company on a mission to leave no person living with HIV behind. ViiV strives to make HIV medication accessible to even the hardest-to-reach communities around the world through strategic alliances, acquisitions, partnerships and communities. Deborah has spent over 25 years at GSK leading various geographic regions including Australia and New Zealand, Central and Eastern Europe, USA and UK across Pharmaceutical Business Units including Primary Care, Respiratory and Diabetes and Vaccines. 

Panel 3. Emerging opportunities and challenges for personalized care delivery in digital health 

Professor Tony Young OBE

National Clinical Lead for Innovation, NHS

Liz Ashall-Payne

Co-founder and CEO,
ORCHA

Dr Guy Gross

Operations Director,
Teladoc Health UK

John Gooch

Senior Partner & Regional Healthcare Practice Lead, BCG