Ken Sutherland is a Director of the Board and is responsible for all aspects of the strategic development and operational control of Canon Medical Research Europe. He is a member of Canon Medical Systems Global R&D leadership, and serves as an industry advisor to the Scottish Government on the Life Sciences Industry Leadership Group. He was Chair of the Scottish Lifesciences Association from 2014 to 2018.
Ken returned to Edinburgh in August 2007 to join Canon Medical Research Europe as R&D General Manager, having previously held the post of Operations Director for a European multinational running its imaging R&D facility in Cambridge, England. He studied Electronics and Computer Science at Edinburgh University and has a PhD in image analysis and four years postdoctoral research experience in medical image analysis.