Suzie is the Deputy Director, Commercial and Innovation, at UCLPartners, developing relationships with the private sector including global healthcare industries, national and international stakeholders. Heading up the Commercial & Innovation Team, she leads on industry engagement for UCLPartners’ academic and NHS member organisations – working to introduce new technology to the NHS to drive down costs and improve efficiency.
The team advise industry on evidence required to support adoption and uptake in the NHS, as well as engage and connect with the wider UK health innovation ecosystem. She is on the Board of the DigitalHealth.London Accelerator programme, on the Advisory Board of the UCL Materials and Manufacturing in Healthcare Network and also the Digital Health Expert Advisory Group for creating a National Digital Health Evidence Generator Hub.
Prior to joining UCLPartners, Suzie was Head of Corporate Engagement at the Northern Health Science Alliance (NHSA) where she developed collaborations between industry and the North of England. She also worked within the National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) for many years supporting their national programmes and collaborations via the NIHR Office for Clinical Research Infrastructure (NOCRI).
She holds an MPhil in Biochemistry & Pharmacology