Commercial Strategy Consultant & Founder AshVerica Solutions Ltd
Hilary over 25 years global pharmaceuticals experience supporting the development of innovative cancer medicines. Working in China for 18 months Hilary led initiatives to speed up the development and access of oncology medicines for China and Asia.
Hilary who has a Ph.D in microbiology and in January 2016 founded her own consultancy business to help oncology biotech organisations secure drug development investment.
Family is where Hilary’s heart firmly lies and has two grown up sons and also two crazy pampered dogs.
Travelling particularly in Asia Hilary experience the plight of those striving to support their families in desperate situations and wanted to try and do something about it. Learning about Habitat for Humanity’s work from a friend, Hilary signed up for her first Women Build in a tribal village near Mumbai India in January 2017.
Hilary was hugely impacted and inspired by the inner strength of the tribal community in addition to experiencing how powerful a group of women can be together to create positive change for others, that she returned to India with Habitat in March this year working on slum redevelopment in Delhi. Now a ‘Habitat addict’ Hilary plans to join the Honduras Women build next September.