Carolyn HeathDirector at Heath Consulting, UK
Carolyn is a commercial, regulatory and IP/IT solicitor with 12 years PQE. Carolyn is a Director of Heath Consulting which offers short-term/interim and project-based solutions to assist in-house legal teams and law firms.
Carolyn has detailed pan-European technical knowledge in the pharmaceutical and medical devices sector, has a solution-oriented approach and is skilled in risk management and legal analysis. Carolyn trained at Amgen International in Switzerland advising on commercial contracts, sales and marketing, medical affair, data protection and R&D issues. Carolyn returned to the UK to Renishaw plc, a FTSE 250 leader in metrology, advising on medical devices, including regulatory aspects of active implantables, in vitro diagnostics and drug-device combinations. Carolyn was appointed Novartis UK’s Compliance Officer and worked for clinical research organisation Syneos Health, and for contract manufacturer, Consort Medical. Carolyn has designed and implemented GDPR programmes and acted as a data protection officer for a range of different size companies. Carolyn has also worked on large scale licensing and acquisition transactions for Amgen, Mundipharma and Norgine.
Carolyn has prior international City law firm experience in legal knowledge management and successfully managing digital IT projects. Carolyn has language skills primarily in German and Italian, but has also worked in French, Spanish, Russian and Greek on legal and technical documents.