Pam Kirby

Non-Executive Director


Appointed as a Non-Executive Director in February 2015 and Chair of the CRSEC Committee in July 2016. Pam is also a member of the Audit and Nomination Committees.


Pam served as Chairman of SCYNEXIS, Inc. until June 2015. She was formerly CEO of Quintiles Transnational Corporation and held senior positions in the international healthcare industry at AstraZeneca plc and Hoffman-La Roche.

Pam holds a first class BSc honours degree and a PhD in Clinical Pharmacology from the University of London.

Skills and competencies

Pam brings to the Board extensive knowledge of the healthcare sector and a wealth of pharmaceutical experience. These skills are highly valuable to her role as Chair of the CRSEC Committee.

Current external appointments

Non-Executive Director of Bunzl plc

Member of the Supervisory Board of AkzoNobel N.V.

Honorary Professor Kings College London and Member of the Board of Kings Health Partners

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