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Specialist Life Sciences commercial officers from a wide range of Asia Pacific markets will be visiting the North West region in December...

Why attend this seminar?
This is an excellent opportunity to hold 20 minute meetings with one or more of the Asia Pacific market representatives to find out about the prospects for your business in their respective countries.

Markets in attendance

  • Australia - Emile Brys, Senior Trade Development Manager (Life Sciences)
    Emile has spent over 12 years working in the Life Sciences industry, both in the UK and Australia. He has held Business Development roles in global clinical research organisations, and more recently in the Australian biotechnology industry. Through these roles he has gained significant experience across a broad range of commercialisation activities, including identifying, developing and managing business relationships, managing intellectual property portfolios, and managing and coordinating due diligence processes. Emile holds an MSc. in Medical Diagnostics and a BSc. (Hons.) in Cell Biology and Human Genetics. In Australia, Emile specifically covers Trade in the Life Sciences sector.

  • China - Dadong Li, DIT Trade and Investment Manager
    As a DIT Trade and Investment Manager, Dadong is based in Beijing and covers Life Sciences sector of North China, 16 provinces of a total population of 580 million.
    Prior to DIT, Dadong has been working as a junior scientist with Chinese Academy of Sciences on natural product synthesis for oncology drug discovery and a senior management consultant on Strategy with PwC Consulting to advise pharmaceutical, medtech companies as well as hospitals on strategy development and operational performance improvement.
    Dadong holds a B.S degree in Material Chemistry from Peking University and a PhD in Chemistry from New York University.

  • India (awaiting confirmation of representative)

  • Japan - Akiko Okamoto, Senior Trade Adviser (Life Science and Technology)
    Akiko joined Life Sciences team in Japan in August 2017 while still keeping responsibility in Technology sector for 40% of her time.
    Prior to that, worked for different trade teams in Japan; business services, retail and construction to name a few. Also has experience working for Inward Investment team in the past.

  • Korea - Eunjung Lee, Trade Officer (Life Sciences)
    Eunjung Lee, a trade officer covering Life Sciences sector at DIT South Korea. Eunjung recently joined DIT in July 2017 and has been learning Life Sciences industry in both the UK and South Korea.

Benefits of attending

  • Opportunity to hold prearranged 20 minute meetings with experts from 5 markets across the Asia Pacific region;
  • Discuss prospects for your business in their countries or get answers to any specific issues you may be having;
  • Networking areas are available to use between appointments.
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