Exporting to China has always been challenging for UK exporters in the Life Science sector. Regulatory barriers and import tariffs are often cited as major hurdles to export but perhaps the number one question raised is “can we protect our …
Kevin founded Medilink nearly 20 years ago, a model which is now licensed to regions across the UK. Kevin is currently the CEO of Medilink Yorkshire & Humber, CEO of Medilink North West, and International Executive for Medilink UK.
He has developed and currently leads a dedicated team of international specialists that service both Medilink UK members and UKTI, the UK Government agency for Trade and Inward Investment. This team works in partnership with UKTI to deliver international trade services regionally and also to deliver UK pavilions and missions on behalf of UKTI in territories across the work e.g. Saudi, South Africa, Brazil.
Kevin also leads a team of health technology innovation specialists with a strong track record in international markets. Much of Kevin’s work internationally has related to technology transfer and he is passionate in promoting alternative market entry strategies for key international growth markets (China, India and Brazil) based on early stage partnership. He has signed MOUs for cooperation and exchange in trade, technology transfer and R&D with China and Brazil’s largest medical device trade