Lord Ara Darzi
Professor of Surgery, Imperial College London; Chair, Institute of Global Health Innovation
St Mary's Hospital
Since 2007, Member, House of Lords, UK; 2007-09, Parliamentary Undersecretary of State, Department of Health; since 2009, UK Business Ambassador; 2009, UK Global Ambassador for Health and Life Sciences, and Chair, NHS Global; 2009, Member, Privy Council. With Imperial College, London: Paul Hamlyn Chair of Surgery; Head, Division of Surgery; Director, Institute of Global Health Innovation. Chair of Surgery, Institute of Cancer Research. Honorary Consultant Surgeon, Imperial College and Royal Marsden Hospitals. Awarded knighthood for services to medicine and surgery (2002).