Dr Rima Makarem – Independent Chair BLMK ICS
Dr Rima Makarem initially trained as a scientist before going on to hold senior roles within the global pharmaceutical sector. She has built up a broad non-executive track record over recent years, including significant work locally, regionally and nationally in the health and care sector.
She is currently the Senior Independent Director & Audit Chair of NICE and a Lay Council member for the General Pharmaceutical Council. She has recently been appointed the Chair of Queen Square Enterprises Ltd. Rima is also the Audit Chair and an External Commissioner at the House of Commons Commission in 2018, working closely with the Speaker and the Leader of the House.