Vincent M. Lawton founded UK Clinical Research Collaboration, United Kingdom Department of Health & Social Care and Pharmaceutical Industry Competitiveness Task Force. Presently, he holds the position of Chairman at AQIX Ltd. Dr. Lawton is also Chairman at Addex Therapeutics Ltd.
In the past Vincent M. Lawton occupied the position of Vice President of Merck & Co., Inc. Managing Director at Organon Pharma (UK) Ltd. and Vice President for Merck Sharp & Dohme (Europe), Inc. (both are subsidiaries of Merck & Co., Inc.), Founding Member at Pharmaceutical Industry Competitiveness Task Force, Founding Member at Ministerial Industry Strategy Group, Founding Member-Ministerial Industry Strategy at United Kingdom Department of Health & Social Care, President of The Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry and Founding Member at UK Clinical Research Collaboration.
He received a doctorate and an undergraduate degree from the University of London.