Sarfraz Ashraf

Government Affairs, Healthcare and Life Sciences, Startups and Technology

Practice Area:

Market Entry Advisory, Corporate Event, Trade and Investment Promotion

Dr Sarfraz Ashraf

Director - Events


Healthcare entrepreneur and investor, with an over 20 year-long career in the medical profession with the National Health Service in England. He is a stakeholder in a healthcare business and works closely with specialist healthcare providers in India for international market entry opportunities.

He sits on the Board of a think tank in the UK and with additional interest in public affairs in India. Dr Sarfraz also focuses on commercial operations for large corporate events in the UK, including the flagship Asian Achievers Awards.


08 Jul 2017
Indian life sciences of great importance to the UK
India remains one of the largest foreign investors into the UK, with 11,644 jobs created or safeguarded in 2016/17 and 127 projects during the year. Biotech, pharma and life sciences investments from around the world created or safeguarded 7,049 jobs in the UK. India's contribution to the British economy makes it the second most-important investor [...]
14 May 2016
Press Release: Partnerships built between Indian and UK life sciences, including stem cells

A major delegation of Indian life sciences companies spent several days in London and Leeds this week to explore investment and partnership opportunities. Nearly 20 Indian companies from the fields of regenerative medicine, biotechnology, oncology, medical technology and healthcare attended the bioConclave, the leading conference in Europe promoting closer links with India in the sector, on 10th May, and visited the University of Leeds on 11th May.