Peter Simpson

 

Former, Senior Manager, Government Affairs, GlaxoSmithKline

Peter Simpson has extensive experience over a 34-year career in the pharmaceutical industry, including the past 23 years as Senior Manager of Government Affairs with GlaxoSmithKline based in British Columbia.  Peter’s expertise is based on professional experiences in Sales, Marketing, Strategic Planning, Government Relations, Health Policy Development, Benefit Plan Design and Patient Access.  He has previously served on Life Science BC’s Industry Policy Committee and has been the Vice-Chair of the Innovative Medicines Canada’s BC Committee for the past 4 years.

Peter has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Applied Chemistry with a Minor in Business from the University of Guelph.

Peter consistently demonstrates a passion for advancing the Life Science Ecosystem in British Columbia to ensure patients have access to life saving and life sustaining treatments.