Carol Wilson is the Legal Director and Secretary to the Association. In that role she is responsible for the provision of legal advice to the ABPI in its various activities, and for ensuring the functioning of the ABPI in accordance with its Rules of the Constitution. She is also responsible for the ABPI Board of Management, ABPI Legal Expert Network, Intellectual Property Expert Network and General Meetings of the Association.
Carol qualified as a solicitor in 1984 and worked initially in private practice in the field of litigation. She then moved to join a trade association in the food industry where she was Legal Director providing in-house legal advice across a range of areas, before moving to join the ABPI in 2002.