30th July, 2019

MedCity, the leading enabler of economic growth in Life Sciences in London and the South East, and one of the founding partners of DigitalHealth.London, is looking to recruit an enthusiastic and driven individual Chief Executive Officer.

The Chief Executive Officer will lead the organisation through its next stage of growth and development. They will work as part of a small and friendly team, building on an established network of key contacts and colleagues across a wide range of partner organisations and institutions. This is a fantastic opportunity to shape the direction of the sector and lead MedCity to its next phase and deliver its ambitious plans to grow the Life Sciences activity across London and the Greater South East.

About MedCity

MedCity’s purpose is to enable economic growth in life sciences and support the development of an ecosystem in which all parts of the sector can thrive. We aim to work with our partners and other institutions to facilitate the development of new investments, companies and products for the benefit of London and the Greater South East (GSE) and, along with other cluster organizations, UK-wide. 

MedCity is a collaboration between the Mayor of London and the three London Academic Health Science Centres (Imperial AHSC, King’s Health Partners and UCL Partners). Launched in April 2014, it is the life sciences organisation for London and the greater south east, incorporating the Golden Triangle of Cambridge – London – Oxford. The region is home to World-class academic Institutions including King’s College London, Imperial College, Queen Mary University of London, UCL, The Francis Crick Institute, The Institute of Cancer Research and the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge. Over 2,800 life sciences companies have made their home in the region.

MedCity provides a front door into the life sciences ecosystem for companies, investors and the life sciences real estate sector, connecting them to the expertise, resources, infrastructure, places and people needed to grow or to operate successfully in the leading life sciences cluster in Europe. MedCity works across all human health focused life sciences modalities – advanced therapies, biopharmaceuticals, medical technologies, diagnostics, digital health, data and AI applied to healthcare. MedCity connects excellence across academic centres, the health service (NHS) and industry.