Nicola Blackwood

Nicola
Blackwood

Senior Adviser

Nicola is a Senior Adviser at Global Counsel. Previously, she was Minister of Public Health and Innovation in the British government and Chair of the Science and Technology Select Committee in the House of Commons. Nicola is also chair of the Human Tissue Authority and holds a number of board positions with health and innovation companies. 

As well as her background in political office, Nicola brings experience from the health sector and academia. She contributes to Global Counsel’s work in policy areas related to technology and healthcare, amongst others.