Shahid Hanif

Health Data & Digital Expert

Shahid is a leading expert in health data, digital and outcomes policy in the pharmaceutical industry. Presently he is consulting for the European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries anShahid is a leading expert in health data, digital and outcomes policy in the pharmaceutical industry. Presently he is consulting for the European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations, and advising Digital Health start-ups. For almost five years he was working cross-functionally in these policy areas for The Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry with government bodies, patient organisations and relevant stakeholders, both in the UK and Europe. He has considerable experience in facilitating collaborations and partnerships between industry and academia, and for the past two years was the lead for communications and outreach in the Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI) Big Data for Better Outcomes (BD4BO) programme. Shahid has extensive experience working in the pharmaceutical industry both within R&D and Commercial functions. Shahid holds a Doctorate in Molecular Biology, a Master’s in Information Technology and a Bachelors in Biochemistry all from the University of Glasgow.