Dr. Colin Wheeler is the Vice President of European Regulatory Affairs at ProPharma Group. Dr. Wheeler has worked in the global pharmaceutical industry for over 20 years in Regulatory and Clinical Development roles. Colin was previously CEO and founder of Southwood Research Ltd, a UK and Netherlands based consultancy company within the fields of Regulatory and Development Sciences, which he founded in 2016. Southwood Research was acquired by ProPharma Group in 2019.
Colin is a UK certified physician and has worked in various global roles in across companies such as Merck, Takeda and Celgene, including time spent working both in the EU and US. He has worked extensively in the areas of Hematology and Oncology, and has a particular interest in Paediatric and Orphan Diseases. Colin has broad experience of presenting to global regulatory agencies including the EMA, FDA and PMDA. Colin qualified in Medicine (MBChB) from Glasgow University, and has a post graduate diploma in Pharmaceutical Medicine (DipPharmMed) from the University of Cardiff. Colin is a fellow of the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Medicine (FFPM).