Dr Nermeen Varawalla is currently Executive Vice President for Global Clinical Trials at Lambda Therapeutic Research, UK and is a recognised expert in Pharmaceutical Product and Medical Technology development. During her 10 years in the clinical trials industry, working at PRA International& ECCRO, she has participated in the execution of over 50 global clinical development programmes. Prior to this, Nermeen worked at Accenture’s UK Life Science & Healthcare Strategy Consulting practice. She completed her undergraduate and specialist medical training at the University of Mumbai, before receiving a Rhodes Fellowship to the University of Oxford where she obtained a DPhil from the Institute of Molecular Medicine. She is an MRCOG (Member of the Royal College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology) and holds an MBA from INSEAD.