Chief Operating Officer (COO)
Nigel joined BresMed as Chief Operating Officer in September 2020 to build and lead an exciting 3-year growth plan for the company. Before joining BresMed, Nigel specialized as an executive coach to Chief Executive Officers of scale-up companies and held other board level roles. Before this he led the Management Consultancy division of ICON plc, encompassing Health Economics, Epidemiology, BioStats, Patient Reported Outcomes, Pricing and Reimbursement and Language Services. His focus was on creating value strategy expertise for clients to enable them to prioritize and accelerate drug development. Nigel also held executive roles at Bridgehead International and IMS (IQVIA) Consulting. In addition, he has over 10 years’ experience working in the pharma industry.
Nigel holds both a BSc (Hons) and MSc in Chemistry from the University of Bristol. He also has leadership qualifications from University College Dublin.
In his spare time Nigel enjoys outdoor pursuits including kayaking, paddle boarding, sailing, boating, snowboarding and hiking – all in the company of his two teenage children, friends or new puppy. He is also a water sports and hockey coach.
What Nigel says about BresMed: ‘BresMed’s success has been built through the dedication and deep scientific expertise of its people and as such it is recognized industry-wide as a gold standard in Health Economics consulting. I am very excited to be working with the teams to expand this strong footprint into new capabilities, markets and clients.’
2020–Present: Chief Operating Officer, BresMed
2019–Present: Non-Executive Director, Sprout Health Solutions
2018–Present: Executive Coach, Elevational Ltd
2018–2020: Chief Executive Officer, Group Chairman, Vistage UK
2013–2018: Managing Director, Management Consultancy Services, ICON plc
2010–2013: Managing Director, Elevational Consulting
2011–2012: Vice President Europe, Bridgehead International
2007–2010: UK Practice Leader, IMS Consulting
2004–2007: Head of Strategic Planning, AstraZeneca
2000–2004: National and European Project Manager, Novo Nordisk
1996–2000: Medical Sales Specialist, Schering Healthcare