Vaccines: Kate Bingham, the businesswoman behind the British success

Posted on Apr 7, 2021 at 6:25 amUpdated Apr 7, 2021, 7:11 AM

It is thanks to her that the UK has already vaccinated more than 31 million people against the virus. Thanks also to her that, with a vaccination rate exceeding 47% of its population, the country is on the world podium with Israel and the United Arab Emirates. Thanks to her, finally, that he secured as soon as possible the order for 407 million doses of seven vaccines, signed before anyone else with Pfizer and AstraZeneca, and started his vaccination campaign on December 8.

At fifty-five, Kate Bingham is celebrated by the whole nation. Even the “Daily Mail”, which can have a tough tooth, does not hesitate to praise this specialist in “private equity” who, for a few months, became the boss of the “UK Vaccine Taskforce”, a post that ‘she left to resume the course of her previous life. “She is the brilliant heroine of our triumph over vaccines”, launches the tabloid without dreading the emphasis.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *