Judy Dewinter, Chairman
Judy has been Chairman of the Myeloma UK Board of Directors since 2006.
Previously, Judy had a successful career in the financial industry, working for a leading stockbroking firm, running their European equity business. Judy was diagnosed with myeloma, aged 33, and has had different treatments over the years, including two stem cell transplants. Alongside her role as Myeloma UK Chairman, Judy is also a governor of the Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust, where she receives her treatment.
As a strong patient advocate, Judy speaks at national and international meetings and participates on various advisory boards. Judy also prioritises time to speak to patients and their families, knowing from personal experience the difficulty of living and coping with myeloma.
Judy said, “Being Chairman of Myeloma UK is something I take very seriously. As a patient, I understand the key role Myeloma UK plays in supporting patients and their families and ensuring that patients receive the necessary treatments when they need them.”