Director, Diagnostics Regulation
Leads ABHI’s diagnostics regulatory strategy
Key Stakeholders Include
- Medicines & Healthcare products Regulatory Agency
- Office for Life Sciences
- MedTech Europe
- Notified Bodies
Steve joined ABHI as Director of Diagnostics Regulation in 2020.
After completing his degree in Biochemistry and Biology at Aston University, Steve trained as Biomedical Scientist, working in hospital microbiology before moving to industry to work as company microbiologist. Steve joined MHRA in 1996 when it was still the Medical Devices Agency and when the IVD Directive had yet to be implemented.
While at MHRA, Steve worked with manufacturers, Notified Bodies, other Competent Authorities, Trade Associations, standards bodies and government departments. Steve was Chair of the European Commission’s IVD working group when the IVD regulations where being developed.
In 2019, Steve was presented with the TOPRA award for regulatory excellence.