Wesley Cook

Chairman
Medicines Australia

Wes Cook has over 20 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical industry both in Australia and overseas. During this time he has gained an in-depth understanding of the impact of government health policies in the developed world, where increasingly innovative medicines are facing mounting challenges to reach patients in need of new therapies. Wes has held the position of Managing Director of Boehringer Ingelheim Australia and New Zealand since 2012, and also holds the position of Chairman of Medicines Australia, the industry organisation representing the innovative pharmaceutical industry.