Karen Hockey

Director Global Market Access & Government Affairs


Karen Hockey has been the Head of Market Access & Government Affairs at Norgine since January 2017, previously holding the role of Global Marketing Director. She studied English Literature, Language and Philosophy at the University of Central England and then Bristol University before joining GlaxoWellcome initially as a Commercial Trainee, where she held a variety of roles over 7 years in marketing, sales and market access. After an extended career break to concentrate on raising her 4 children she returned to the industry in 2011, joining Norgine, a European specialist pharma company with a focus on gastroenterology, hepatology, cancer and supportive care. Karen’s current responsibilities include, amongst others, management of pricing and reimbursement, HEOR, public and government affairs and new product evaluation.