Dr. Aphrodite Spanou
Department for International Trade, Director Healthcare, Life Sciences & Chemicals Directorate
London, United Kingdom
Aphrodite has over 20 years of experience working across many sectors including Life Sciences and Healthcare both in the UK Civil Service, European Commission and overseas. She managed R&D, patient safety and pandemic preparedness policies and a headed the UK Focal Point to the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction.
She and her teams help healthcare, chemicals and life sciences UK companies achieve success abroad by supporting exports as well as attracting inward investment, bringing global innovations into the UK healthcare system.