Debra Ainge

As Chief Operating Officer of Clinigen, Debra oversees the key functions that underpin the Group's central operating platform.

Debra joined Clinigen in 2011 as Head of Project Management in Clinigen Managed Access and has held various roles since then, most recently Director of Corporate Projects where she oversaw the acquisitions and integration of Idis and Link Healthcare. Before joining Clinigen she worked in a variety of research and development roles within AstraZeneca. She has 20 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical sector in both large and small/mid-size organisations including R&D, Speciality and Service Pharma. Debra holds a degree and PhD from Newcastle University, and completed post-doctoral studies at the University of Lausanne.