Cathy Garner is an expert in innovation with a life-long dedication to understanding and driving social improvement through innovation. She has worked with organizations worldwide including in Canada, the Middle East, Africa and Europe.
Previously she established and led an international NGO which addressed the health needs of LMICs by developing and promoting creative intellectual property solutions in partnership with philanthropic donors and working with global agencies and the pharmaceutical industry.
She currently holds a number of advisory and non-executive roles both nationally and internationally, including the Centre for Ageing Better in London, the Scale-Up Institute of the UK, the World Capital Institute in Mexico and the Council on Health Research for Development in Geneva. She is a Fellow of the Royal Statistical Society, and a Fellow of the Royal Society for Arts in the UK.