Laks represents UCLPartners on the DATA-CAN management group, as the host organisation.
He has a commercial background and track record in spinning out companies and growing start-up businesses. Entrepreneurially minded, with over twenty years of executive and non-executive board level experience specialising in healthcare, across the full spectrum of NHS Services (Commissioning, Community, Mental Health, Primary Care and Outsourcing – Teleradiology).
Laks has held senior financial and commercial board roles in the healthcare sector including Commercial Director for London Procurement Partnership (hosted by Guys and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust) and Chair of Audit Committee at Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust. He recently left his role as CEO of FedBucks, the GP Federations in Buckinghamshire. He led the organisation from start-up to being a significant player in the Buckinghamshire Integrated Care System.
He is a fellow member of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants (ACCA) and holds an MBA in Business Administration from Oxford Brookes.