As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up?
Diplomat…but my great grandmother wanted me to be a fisherman and I had extensive training at the age of eight.
What do you dream about doing in 10 years time?
Leading a completely patient centric progressive group of scientists, clinicians and other experts to develop innovative health solutions.
Tell us one thing we don’t know about you…
I was a character in one of Haruki Murakami’s novels.
How does ‘patients first’ manifest itself in your work as part of Shionogi?
It is at the base of everything we do.
I attend more than half of patient and doctor interactions myself.