Jessica Hernández Brichis has over 17 years of experience in biopharmaceutical industry, most of her career dedicated to Medical & Scientific Affairs. During the last 7 years Jessica has headed medical teams as Medical Director in Spain, Portugal, UK, Ireland, Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
Dr Loubna Bouarfa is a machine learning scientist turned entrepreneur. She is the founder and CEO of OKRA Technologies an artificial intelligence data analytics company for healthcare. OKRA allows healthcare professionals to combine all their data in one place and generate actionable, evidence-based insights in real time, to save and improve human lives.
Volker Liebenberg, Director Medical Affairs EMEA for illumina, is a physician with more than 15 years of experience in the IVD industry. Based in Berlin, he interacts with leading laboratories and medical institutions across the globe driving the generation and dissemination of evidence proving the value of diagnostics.
Lori Mouser is the Global Head of Medical Customer Engagement at F. Hoffman La Roche. Leading MSL teams for over 17 years, Lori brings the experience from a range of therapeutic areas. She has US and Global exposure and operates with a commitment to creating solutions through collaboration.
Lianna Ishihara is currently Senior Director and Head of CORDS (Center for Observational Research and Data Science) Markets at Bristol-Myers-Squibb, based in Uxbridge, UK. She holds a PhD in Epidemiology from Cambridge University in the UK and is an ILR-5 level qualified coach.
Dr du Plessis is currently EVP, Medical Affairs at Kyowa Kirin International and is a senior pharmaceutical executive with 25 years’ experience mainly in Medical Affairs. He has extensive experience building international teams, driving change and working in regulated markets for GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) across Europe, the Americas, Middle East, Africa, Australasia and Japan.
Faisal joined BMS in July 2016 initially to lead the UK and Ireland Medical organisation, and is now Head of the European Medical group. He has held a variety of senior leadership roles, most recently at Novartis in the USA, where he was the Vice President of US Clinical Development and Medical Affairs Oncology.
Damian has held leadership positions for Pfizer Medical Affairs in Europe and the United States as well as at a Global level with a particular focus on medical communications and late stage product development. He is now the Vice President Medical Affairs for the International Developed Markets (Europe, Japan and Developed Asia) for Internal Medicine.
Isabelle has over 25 years of international Management experience in the Pharmaceutical and Consumer goods industries, leading cross-functional and country teams across the globe. From her previous Senior Vice President role, leading the Global Neurosciences Franchise at Ipsen, she was appointed to the new transformation role of Chief Patient Affairs Officer reporting to Global Medical Affairs in March 2016.