Founder and Managing Director
Derek is an entrepreneurial international executive with extensive experience of commercial management, sales and marketing, supply chain and developing strategies to bring complex products to market. Derek joined the pharmaceutical Industry in 1988 and has worked for some of the largest companies in the proprietary and generic sectors.
He set up his own consultancy practice in 2019 which has now expanded to have high level engagement with companies operating in early-stage Phase 1 clinical trials through to helping pharma companies including Top 3 firms amplify their commercial portfolio strategies. Derek is committed to proactively working with his affiliates and in addition supporting the NHS to develop the best partnership solutions across several key areas.
Working with Life Science Access Academy, our company love the variety of the many courses that are on offer. The hour long courses on specific subjects are really useful on Friday lunchtimes for our field teams and gain a lot of interest.
Life Science Access Academy are also super flexible and helpful when it comes to tailoring some additional sessions to our needs.
Frontier Medical has fully implemented, Life Science Access Academy allowing Sales and Marketing to utilise the system. Maximising on line learning for all remote staff stimulates a culture of self-development giving individuals the accountability and responsibility to broaden their skills set.
Life Science Access Academy training is topical and a good fit for the faced paced healthcare market.
I have found the training via the Life Science Access Academy to be excellent and I know many of my colleagues have as well.
The content is always kept up to date and there is huge and interesting variety of topics covered. The site is curated in a way that makes it clear and easy to navigate. Also, the staff at Life Science access Academy are friendly and responsive and all the experts are always knowledgeable in their areas.
The variety and relevancy of content brings value to many different roles across the healthcare industry.
I have also been overwhelmed by the way the Life Science Access Academy team have accommodated our own business needs, being sensitive yet responsive to helping us since its formation.