Founder and CEO of Collider Health, Co-Founder and CEO of Longevity International, Secretariat Director of the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Longevity, UK
Ms. Woods is Founder and CEO of Collider Health, an ecosystem builder that works with organisations in both private and public sectors to transform health with sustainable impact at scale. She specialises in connecting government, business and academia to align thinking and take action. She works with the National AHSN AI Network and NHSX AI Lab to support an AI and data-driven tech ecosystem for the NHS and UK Research & Innovation on the Healthy Ageing Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund.
Ms. Woods is also co-founder and CEO of Longevity International, and is the Secretariat Director of the All Party Parliamentary Group for Longevity that launched The Health of the Nation Strategy supported by Rt Hon Matt Hancock MP, Secretary of State for Health and Care, in February 2020 to deliver the government manifesto for 5 extra years of healthy life expectancy to all British citizens by 2035 while minimising health inequalities.
Ms. Woods is now setting up the Business for Health: Coalition for a Healthier Nation, (a key recommendation in the Strategy) that will focus on how business should invest long-term in sustainable preventative health in line with ESG mandates like for climate change: to enhance health and economic resilience and develop socially-driven products and services to keep people healthy and well. Her book, Live Longer with AI: How Artificial Intelligence is Helping Us Extend Our Healthspans and Live Better Too, will be published on 9 October 2020. (Pre-order sales on Amazon are here and the book website is here.)