Kate Hilyard



About Kate

Dr Kate Hilyard has over 25 years of leadership experience in drug discovery in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.
Throughout her career she has been driven to make a difference to patient lives, from her early academic research in human biology at Oxford and Harvard Universities, to leading drug discovery teams and, ultimately, to leading organisations whose mission is to discover drugs through a sustainable business model.
Prior to joining Healx, Kate was Corporate VP at Charles River Discovery, leading a team of over 400 scientists in three countries.