"Teaching is one of the most important professions, and we need great teachers to shape a good society. I’m proud to be associated with the Global Teacher Prize, which celebrates the profound role of teaching."
Rachel is the Managing Director of Lloydspharmacy Online Doctor, the world’s largest online doctor service. Rachel is originally from the deep south of New Zealand and came to England as a Rhodes Scholar at the University of Oxford, where she completed a doctorate in political economy. She spent six years working at McKinsey, including a year-long secondment as the Head of Innovation for NHS London and (concurrently) running NHS London’s strategy team. She is a regular speaker at industry conferences and seminars, a Sky News commentator on health affairs, and was named one of 2014’s ‘Young Global Leaders’ by the World Economic Forum.