Mukhtar Ahmed has been President, Science Group of the Company since September 2019. He joined the Company in January 2018 as President of Life Sciences.
He brings with him a wealth of leadership experience, spanning across a 30 year career within the biopharmaceutical, health sciences and technology industries. Mr. Ahmed most recently served as President of eHealth Solutions at Bioclinica where he was responsible for a global business division that provided commercial cloud technologies and specialist services to the biopharmaceutical and medical devices sectors. Prior to that, he was the Global Vice President at Oracle Corporation. He also held senior executive positions with various multinational corporations including Parexel and Kendle International, as well as holding board-level positions with the UK National Health Service (NHS) and a number of venture capital and private equity backed companies.
Mukhtar holds a Bachelor of Science degree with honours in Applied Computer Systems from Brunel University, and a diploma in computing from Buckinghamshire College. Mukhtar is a member of the Royal Society of Medicine, an independent council member for Brunel University and he chaired the Digital Health Committee for Life Sciences PA.