Harpal Kumar

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Currently a Chief Executive of Cancer Research UK

  • Masters in Chemical Engineering from the University of Cambridge
  • MBA as a Baker Scholar from Harvard Business School
  • worked for 4 years in the London office of McKinsey and Co, "advising pharmaceutical clients on strategic issues"
  • CEO of The Papworth Trust "pioneering rehabilitation and housing services for people with acquired and congenital disabilities"
  • founding CEO of Nexan Group, "a venture capital-backed medical device company, creating and marketing novel cardio-respiratory monitoring technologies to reduce premature mortality in patients with congestive heart failure"
  • joined Cancer Research Technology Limited (CRT)
  • became Chief Operating Officer of Cancer Research UK in July 2004
  • Board Member of the National Cancer Research Institute and Chairman of the Gray Cancer Research Trust[1]