Shirlene is Director of Commerce, Innovation and Capability Development. In her role, Shirlene is responsible for enabling the NHS in North West London to work collaboratively with actors in the health ecosystem including the public, private, and voluntary sectors to create value and improve the health and wellbeing of its population. Partnerships include projects, capability programmes, as well as development of infrastructure.
Prior to joining the Partnership, Shirlene spent over 20 years of her career in industry, working in roles in new product development, business planning, business development, operations in China and the UK, and in strategy. Shirlene has held senior positions at GSK including VP, Sustainable Health Lab and VP, Supply Strategy.
She has a PhD in Chemistry and a Master’s degree in Business Administration and is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry.