Richard Barker, OBE
Precision Medicine Expert
Prof. Barker's 25-year business career has spanned biopharmaceuticals, diagnostics and bioinformatics – both in the USA and EU, focused on accelerating the translation of therapeutics with the potential to improve healthy lifespan on a global scale. Richard is an expert in precision medicine, stratified medicine, translational partnerships between academia and industry. He headed the Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry, currently on the boards of CelGene, New Medicine Partners, Centre for Advancing Sustainable Medical Innovation (CASMI), the UK government Precision Medicine Catapult and Honorary Fellow of the British Pharmacological Society.