Dr Richard Greville is an ABPI Director with Senior Leadership Team responsibility for Wales and the Distribution & Supply Chain.
He was initially appointed to the post of Director of ABPI Cymru Wales in May 2003 after serving an apprenticeship of 15 years in a wide range of roles within the pharmaceutical industry.
In 2007 Richard gained additional responsibility as Director of ABPI Northern Ireland and enjoyed the challenges of raising the understanding and profile of the pharmaceutical industry with a variety of stakeholders, including Assembly policy makers and influencers.
On relinquishing responsibility for Northern Ireland in November 2012, Richard assumed responsibility for International Affairs, representing the ABPI strategically at both the European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations (EFPIA) and the International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers and Associations (IFPMA).
Since April 2014 Richard has combined his continuing ABPI responsibility for Wales with that for the UK Distribution and Supply Chain, including homecare, procurement, the Falsified Medicines Directive and supply chain shortages.
He holds a Board position on the National Research Network for Life Sciences and Health (Wales). He is also a member of the Advisory Boards of the National Institute for Social Care and Health Research, Health Informatics Research Unit (HIRU) at Swansea University, Diabetes Diploma at the University of South Wales and the Wales Cancer Bank.