Our Lunchtime Spotlight Sessions are led by some of the country’s most influential and innovating women in healthtech, in collaboration with the British Computer Society (BCS) and the Farr Institute of Health Informatics (as part of IHI's Athena SWAN activities).
This session will delve into the corporate side of healthtech, as we hear from Suzy Foster, Director of Healthcare and Life Sciences at Microsoft
Date: Wednesday 15th November
Time: 13:00-14:00 (kick-off is at 13:00, but you can arrive from 12:45)
Where: Farr Instutitte, 222 Euston road, NW1 2DA
Please join us for this popular, informal, BYOL (Bring Your Own Lunch!) session for an opportunity to meet and network with leaders in this sector.
Suzy Foster is Director of Healthcare and Life Sciences. She runs Microsoft’s UK healthcare business and leads a dedicated and talented team which supports both public and private health sector customers, as well as major NHS suppliers.
Her diverse experience over twenty five years spans IT and finance, the public and private sector, sales and delivery. Suzy has built an excellent reputation based on her commitment, enthusiasm, energy and obsession with quality. She is passionate about the potential for IT to change, radically, the way we work and live.
She started her career in local government and qualified as a member of the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA). Suzy then held various roles in finance and IT, from audit manager to running a complex transformational IT change programme! Since moving to the private sector ten years ago Suzy has focused on business development for major software companies and systems integrators, most recently running Capgemini’s Local Government business.