Following 30 years in industry and consulting, Jo is now focused on supporting charities, universities and business start-ups. She is chair of London’s MedCity and Birmingham’s Precision Health Technology Accelerator. She serves on the boards of the UK Dementia Research Institute, LifeArc, The RSA Group and Beacon.
Prior to this, Jo led PwC’s UK Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences practice, and spent 20 years assisting clients with strategy, transformational change and deals. She started her career at BP and then GSK, with roles in strategy, commercial and operations functions.
She is a passionate supporter of critical public health issues, such as tackling dementia and addressing anti-microbial resistance. She is a fellow of the UK’s Institute of Engineering and Technology and is a chartered engineer.