Bleddyn is an experienced commercial and international healthcare lawyer with 30 years legal experience.He spent almost 4 years on secondment as General Counsel of the Commercial Directorate of the UK Department of Health. He is the Deputy Chair of the European Connected Health Alliance ( www.echalliance.com), a Director of the Digital Health Society, a member of the Commercial Committee of Guy's and St.Thomas' NHS Hospital in London and a member of the European Commission's eHealth Stakeholders Group.He is on the Industry Advisory Board of a range of health and care organisations including Digital Health.London and a Non Executive Director for health startups.
He has worked across Europe and the Middle East in healthcare and has a special interest in digital health as well as health technology, healthcare contracting, outcomes, health data, analytics and innovation and startups.
Bleddyn advises Governments, Hospitals and businesses working across the health and social care sectors. The European Connected Health Alliance facilitates the transformation of health and care systems by creating permanent geographic multi stakeholders Ecosystems which transfer best practice ,innovation and lessons learned from one country and region to another. The are 32 International Ecosystems already in existence. Bleddyn is the MC for the Digital Health and Wellness Summit at 4YFN ( 4 Years from Now) now in its seventh year at Mobile World Congress the annual Conference for telecommunications and technology businesses which attracts 92,000 people in Barcelona in February each year.