2017 Shortlist

We are thrilled to announce the shortlisted nominees for the Awards for Regulatory Excellence, following careful consideration of all entries by our prestigious panel of judges. This year’s ceremony will be held at the Waldorf Hilton in London on 8 November 2017


  • Brian Cleary – Chief Marketing Officer, Acorn Regulatory, Ireland
  • Julie Holtzople and the Clinical Trial Transparency Team – AstraZeneca, US
  • Peter Lynch – Senior Regulatory Affairs Manager, PPD, Australia


  • Albane de Saint-Denis – Regulatory Project Manager, GRA Region Europe, Sanofi, France
  • Clare Ryder – Associate Director Regulatory Affairs, PPD, UK
  • Graham Donaldson – Regulatory Affairs Project Manager, TRAC, UK
  • Janet Lewis – Head of Regulatory Affairs MCO (UK & Ireland), Sanofi, UK
  • Vibeke Bjerregaard – Senior Regulatory Policy Manager, Novo Nordisk A/S, Denmark


  • Michela Gabaldo – Head, Alliance Management & Regulatory Affairs, San Raffaele-Telethon Institute for Gene Therapy, Fondazione Telethon, Italy
  • Specialty Pharmaceuticals Team – Clinigen, UK


  • Amicus Therapeutics Regulatory Affairs Department – UK
  • John Wilkinson – Regulatory Specialist, Dr John Wilkinson Natural Product Consultancy, UK
  • PDR Community of Managers – A Movement for Best in Class Managers – F. Hoffmann-La Roche/Genentech Inc (part of the Roche group)


  • Filing Fundamentals Project Team – F. Hoffmann-La Roche/Genentech Inc (part of the Roche group)
  • Orin Chisholm – Senior Lecturer and Program Authority, UNSW Sydney, Australia
  • Regulatory Affairs Team – PPD


  • Céline Courtay-Cahen – Senior Regulatory Affairs Manager, Alan Boyd Consultants, UK
  • Natasha Myers – Regulatory Associate, RB, UK
  • Oliver Rick – Senior Regulatory Affairs Executive, TRAC, UK


  • Abbie Lennox – Senior Director Global Regulatory Health, RB, UK
  • Aman Khera – Senior Director Global Regulatory Affairs, PRA Health Sciences, Canada
  • Erin Brooks – Senior Regulatory Programme Manager, Roche, UK
  • Janet Lewis – Head of Regulatory Affairs MCO (UK & Ireland), Sanofi, UK


  • Clinical Network Services (UK) Ltd
  • PPD/Evolus Global Marketing Authorisation (MA) Project team – PPD