Dr. Pamela Kirby

Remuneration Committee Chair, Independent Non-Executive Director

  • Appointed: 2014
  • Joined Hikma: 2014
  • Nationality: British

Skills and experience: Dr Pamela Kirby was Chief Executive of Quintiles Transnational Corp and has held senior executive positions in F Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd and AstraZeneca plc. Dr Kirby has chaired Scynexis Inc and was Senior Independent Director of Informa plc. Dr Kirby has previously held Non-Executive Director positions with Smith & Nephew plc, Novo Nordisk A/S, Curalogic A/S and Oscient Pharmaceuticals Corp.

Dr Kirby holds a first-class Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacology and a PhD in Clinical Pharmacology from the University of London.

Other appointments: Dr Kirby is a Non-Executive Director of DCC plc, Victrex plc and Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC. She is also a Supervisory Board Member for Akzo Nobel NV and a Non-Executive member of the board of the King’s Health Partnership, an academic health-science centre.

Committee membership:

  • Audit Committee
  • CRE Committee
  • Remuneration Committee (Chair)