Suzanne McLean is a Principal Associate with Cambridge Healthcare & Biotech.
Suzanne has over 25 years international commercial legal experience, primarily in –house with life science companies. She worked with Smith Kline and French and Schering Plough Corp. in UK and US.
Returning to the UK Suzanne was Legal Director and Company Secretary to Biocompatibles International Ltd where she worked closely with executive management on various licensing matters. She was also a member of its Management Committee. She then joined the LSE/NASDAQ quoted SkyePharma as its General Counsel and Company Secretary. In this position she advised and worked closely with the commercial management to develop SkyePharma’s licensing strategy as well as overseeing the management of its intellectual property portfolio. She was also a member of SkyePharma’s Executive Committee.
Suzanne has a significant hands-on international transactional experience working both with big pharma and smaller biotech companies. She is currently providing consultancy services to various companies in the life-science sector.
Suzanne was called to the Bar by Gray’s Inn after gaining a Business Law degree