Alasdair has spent 15 years freelancing for venture capital and investment banking firms in the technology, healthcare and biopharm industries. Relevant experience includes: planning, costing and monitoring clinical trials for both drugs and medical devices; corporate finance work associated with investing in and commercialising med tech; working with hospital management and operational staff to optimise clinical practice with particular medical devices.
Prior to this he worked for a specialist consulting firm working on IT and strategy for the healthcare industry. This included project managing the development of patient record software, telemedicine for dermatology and collaborations with the pharmaceutical industry. Al also has a BA in Natural Sciences from the University of Cambridge and a PhD in physics from Imperial College, London.”