About Us

As our ecosystems evolve with uncertainty and complexity, only those innovations will shine which deliver stakeholder value at scale over time.

At Lighthouse, we empower organisations to unlock the value of future-fit innovation with rapidly actionable insights, saving time and investment.

“Take the chance to work with LI if the opportunity comes your way.”

CEO, UK’s leading Digital Health Strategy Consultancy

Why LI?

LI was created with an empathy towards decision-makers facing the dilemma of navigating transformative innovation through complex ecosystems costing time and money

Since its inception in 2020, LI has already delivered high impact projects to 25+ clients from sectors in global health and beyond locally and internationally. Aside the fact that we are a bunch of DOERS our USPs are –


Meaningful novel insights


Faster project turnaround


Lean adaptable delivery


Creative problem-solvers

Our Services

Our quick and targeted approach helps our clients de-risk and redefine their assumptions rapidly… We offer evidence-based consulting services in a range of formats:

Strategy Deep Dives & Sprints

Immersive Co-Creation

Strategic Partnering

Data-Driven Pathway Evaluations

Rapid Expert Opinions

Our Advisors

Our on-demand advisors bring a unique blend of experience, insights and creative ingenuity in the design, future-proofing and commercialisation of health innovation anytime anywhere.

Human-centred design


Silja Voolma, PhD

Behavioural Psychologist & Patient-centred design expert, PhD (Behavioural Science), Cambridge University


Nyla Khan, MSc (ECM)

Human-centred Innovation strategy & Change Management professional with award-winning work on climate change, migration and future of health and work. MSc (Env. Strategy), Oxford University


Darla Oglesby, MA

Communication, Creativity & Public Relations expert with deep experience in visual and digital art

Access, evidence & commercial strategy


Gareth Hooper

Health Economics & Clinical Commissioning expert; ex-NICE and NIHR committee member (UK), Assistant Professor (Coventry University)


Dr Kristin Polman

Digital health strategist with 12yrs experience across UK, US, EU in ; BA, Molecular Biology (Princeton); MD (Columbia, focus in psychiatry)


Samir Ali Khan, PhD

Global Market Access, Pricing, HTA & Reimbursement expert with 10yrs (Pharma, Med-tech, AI/Digital); PhD, Pharmacology & Neuroscience, Cambridge University, Bill & Melinda Gates Fellow


Andrew J Thompson

Health & Life Science Venture strategist with delivery experience for 50+ customers, investors and founders and £20M+ value. Expert in fundraising, grant programme and corporate partnerships

Data analytics & automation


Kevin Sebastiaan Hof

Pricing & Competition Machine Learning expert, RoomPriceGenie; 4yrs, Bioinformatics and Bioscience


Richard Hammersley

Digital Twins & AI-based Predictive modelling strategist with expertise in statistics and SaaS development


Athar Ali

Digital and AI Health Strategist with decade of experience in fundraising, regulatory and product manufacturing and licensing