Ifan Evans
Welsh Government
Deputy Director, Healthcare Innovation

Ifan is the Welsh Government lead for health and care technology, innovation, industry engagement and strategy.  He works closely with NHS Wales, universities and businesses to support open innovation partnerships, and the use of new and emerging technologies.  Most recently he has led the development of Healthier Wales, a new national plan for health and social care in Wales.  Ifan has degrees from Oxford, Cardiff and Aberystwyth Universities. He has a private sector background with experience in property, retail, leisure, and tourism, and has also served on the boards of a number of social enterprises.