Peter hosts the industry Secretariat for the formal UK government engagement mechanism, the Ministerial Medical Technology Strategy Group (MMTSG), jointly chairs NHS England’s MedTech and Diagnostics Board and is a member of the Board of the Government’s HealthTech and Medicines Knowledge Transfer Network. He has also been involved in numerous roles to establish and lead England’s 15 Academic Health Science Networks which were formed in 2013, and in 2014 chaired the health economy workstream of the London Health Commission, set up by the city’s Mayor and Professor The Lord Darzi from Imperial College.
In 2013/14, he was the Chair of the Small Business Research Initiative (SBRI), connecting public sector challenges with solutions from industry, and thereby demonstrating the value of investing money from the NHS to support innovation by the MedTech sector.
Peter has been elected as a Vice Chair of Eucomed, Board Member of MedTech Europe and leads MedTech Europe’s National Association Network.
Internationally, Peter is engaged with government on many levels to promote UK plc and assist companies to export. He is currently working on initiatives in this regard with the US State of Texas.
Peter has 35 years experience in sales, marketing and general management in the UK and across Europe and as a non-executive director of early stage companies.