Meet The Team

MediWales - Debbie Laubach

Debbie Laubach

Operations Manager


Debbie oversees all research, events organisation, and advisory groups within MediWales. Debbie has spent the past nine years forming professional relationships with clinical, academic and industry stakeholders and assisting collaboration between them.

Before joining the team in 2007, Debbie was a secondary school teacher of Biology. With a degree in Environmental Science, Debbie is well versed in the nuances of the life science sector and is able to support members in whatever capacity they need.
MediWales - Gwyn Tudor

Gwyn Tudor



For nearly thirteen years, Gwyn has been Forum Manager for MediWales. Now as CEO, he has overseen a transformation of the forum to its current size, influence and corporate structure. Gwyn now works with the directors and members of MediWales to develop the forum's future strategic direction. His in-depth knowledge of the life science sector allows him to represent MediWales' members' interests on a number of Welsh and UK government panels and boards.

Gwyn's career has developed over twenty years from being a front line product designer working in a number of sectors, including the development of medical devices, to his current managerial role.
MediWales - Isabelle Ford

Isabelle Ford

Events and Engagement Manager


Isabelle heads up the programme of events at MediWales. A key member of the team, Isabelle organises, promotes and coordinates our regular events, seminars and meetings. She is regularly in contact with delegates, speakers and exhibitors and is responsible for the planning, promotion and smooth running of events. Isabelle also engages with members, understanding their needs and managing membership.

Isabelle graduated from Cardiff University with a business degree and work experience in digital marketing for Lloyds Bank. Her role also includes supporting the running of the network and helping to maintain our social media presence and database, and supporting business development.
MediWales - Sophie Davies

Sophie Davies



Sophie is the Editor of the biannual UK Lifescience Industry magazine and the annual MediWales LifeStories magazine. She is also responsible for writing press releases and contributes to managing the MediWales website and social media.

After graduating from the University of Warwick with a languages degree, Sophie gained valuable experience in a digital marketing agency and developed her skills in copywriting, editing and social media before joining MediWales.