Nishan Sunthares is Chief Operating Officer of the Association of British Healthcare Industries – the industry association for medical technology. He is responsible for operational leadership of the Association, and is an Executive Director of the ABHI Board. Nishan joined ABHI in 2010 and has overall ownership for the delivery of the Association’s work programmes across its strategic pillars. His particular areas of interest and knowledge are digital health and industry-NHS commercial policy –including NHS procurement, and commissioning.
After completing his degree in Medical Sciences, Nishan trained as a management accountant specialising in IT and software accounting. He has been working in the medical technology industry since 2004, and has held roles in market access, sales and marketing management and is a past Chair of the Surgical Dressings Manufacturers Association
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