Dr Andy Yates

Pharmaceutical Lead, The Centre for Medicinal Cannabis

Dr Andy Yates is the Pharmaceutical Lead at the Centre for Medical Cannabis. Andy holds a PhD in cannabinoid medicinal chemistry and has over 15 years’ pharma experience working in the medical, commercial, business development and strategy functions. He has extensive experience in all aspects of medicine development programmes and was responsible for multiple collaborative agreements with academia, biotechnology and peer pharma. He runs an independent pharmaceutical consultancy and holds an Honorary Lectureship at Keele University.