Dr. Nigel Barnes (BSc, PhD). Nigel has over 25 years experience of working in the City having been a director of Pharmaceutical research at ABN AMRO, First Vice President of Merrill Lynch European Healthcare Equity Research, a partner at Sudbrook Associates, a healthcare corporate advisory business, and a partner at WG Partners. He has a PhD in pharmacology and has worked in the research laboratories of ICI (AstraZeneca) and Glaxo. In addition, he gained Sales and Marketing experience at Glaxo. Nigel has played an active role in a number of the leading corporate transactions, including a number of the major European sector mergers, IPO’s and capital raises.