Professor Peter Bannister
Peter has helped build multiple high-growth biomedical businesses, from start-ups to global organisations. His contributions include strategy, revenue, R&D, product development, operations and regulatory, leading to the commercialization of innovative products for surgery, diagnostic imaging and phenotyping in multiple international markets.
As Vice President of Life Sciences at Ada Health, he works alongside pharma, biotech and healthcare providers to support better health outcomes and clinical excellence for millions of people across the globe. He is also co-founder of Migration Biotherapeutics, Honorary Professor at the University of Birmingham Institute of Applied Health Sciences and an Academy of Medical Sciences Future Leader in Innovation Enterprise and Research (FLIER).
Chairing the IET Healthcare Sector his remit is to inform both the public and policy-makers on the part that engineering can play in addressing society’s healthcare challenges, while ensuring that engineers have the training and networks to other stakeholders across the healthcare delivery landscape needed to develop effective and timely solutions.