Patricia de Lara



Patricia has always been passionate about entrepreneurship, managing international teams and events, and building relationships of trust with her colleagues and clients. She has especially nurtured these skills in strategic foresight, planning, and partnership projects, for new technologies and products of big pharma and biotech leaders. Having received a Fellowship from The John Jay Institute in Pennsylvania, this also paved the way for her life and work developing leadership programs in France and Slovakia. She continues to mentor young leaders in the US and Europe today.

Bolstered by a MSc Demography & Health Policy from The London School of Economics & Political Science, Patricia brings her consulting background of 7 years to serve a-connect’s Life Science clients and drive the Firm’s business development in the US.


Little known fact about Patricia is that she was first commissioned for a painting when she was 13-years-old.