Veramed Stories. The unique experiences and perspectives direct from the Veramed team.


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What is Veramed Stories?

Join Ian Ratcliffe, a Principal Statistician at Veramed, as he sits down with Veramed employees – from graduates to board directors – to discuss everything from career growth to company culture, leadership, mental health and recent news within the bio-pharmaceutical space.


Mental Health

Episode 10 – Mental Health – Part One – You Are Not Alone!

May 10, 2022

In part 1 of our series on mental health, Ian Ratcliffe, Principal Statistician at Veramed, shares his story on mental health, touching on his personal challenges, the reality behind mental health, and why those having a tough time with mental health are not alone.

Ian Ratcliffe


Episode 009 – Women in STEM

May 4, 2022

Ian sits down with Zainab Walsh, Senior Manager of Statistics at Veramed, to discuss women in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math), touching on the experiences Zan has faced as a woman throughout her long career, the challenges the industry has faced, and the importance of role models.

Zainab Walsh


Episode 008 – The New Normal: how we responded to Covid-19

April 20, 2022

Ian sits down with Mark Jones, our head of IT and leader of Veramed’s VENN team, to discuss how Veramed responded to Covid-19, touching on company strategy, our approach to employees, flexibility, employee development and more.

Mark Jones


Episode 007 – Industry outlook and predictions for 2022

April 6, 2022

Ian sits down with our Chief Business Officer, Stuart McGuire, to discuss the clinical trials industry, what’s in store, what’s changed and what they think are the big talking points for 2022.

Stuart McGuire

Career Journey

Episode 006 – Why we do what we do

March 23, 2022

What motivates us as Statisticians and Programmer? Why do we do it? Where does one get their inspiration? And what role do we play in helping patients? Ian sits down with Alexander Schacht, Executive VP of Launch and Commercialisation Data Sciences at Veramed to discuss why they entered the industry, what keeps them motivated, and how to find inspiration.

Alexander Schacht


Episode 004 – Veramed expands into Germany!

February 16, 2022

Ian sits down with Jon Gibbs and Jasmin Moussaoui from Veramed’s Recruitment team to discuss Veramed Germany, our recruitment process within the German market, how we maintain our culture, and more.

Jasmin Moussaoui & Jon Gibbs
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