Dr Siu Ping Lam


Dr Siu Ping Lam took up the role as the Director of Licensing Division in April 2014. He was formerly the acting and deputy director of the division. He has over 24 years’ experience in medicines regulation.

During this time he has shaped many changes in European directives for pharmaceuticals, set up the traditional herbal medicines registration scheme, the homeopathic medicines registration scheme and the medicine/device combination consultation operation. He was UK delegate to a number of European Commission working parties.

Previous roles in government

  • Director of Licensing