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Chief Clinical Data & Digital Officer, RWE & AI Innovation & Strategy
Stephen leads and directs the operational execution and development of all facets of Parexel’s patient data strategy to maintain the company’s position as a leader in patient data insights. He is a statistically trained quantitative thinker with deep and highly strategic understanding of patient data, risk management, and value, as well as operational delivery.
Stephen is chairperson of the steering committee of the Clinical Research Data Sharing Alliance, a multi-stakeholder consortium that serves the clinical data-sharing ecosystem. He also has lengthy tenure with the Royal Statistical Society as an MTA assessor and committee chair, and serves as an advisor to Mathematics in Education and Industry, an independent charity in the UK. During his work as chair of the board of the CDISC, he led the search for a CEO. Previous employment includes roles in digital data and analytics and clinical operations with GSK.
Stephen holds a master’s degree in statistics from Imperial College London and a bachelor’s degree in mathematics from the University of York. He is a Chartered Statistician with the Royal Statistical Society.