David Humphreys is the Practice Head of Health Policy & Clinical Evidence for The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) Healthcare Practice. He leads a multidisciplinary team that conducts high quality clinical and policy analyses to inform micro level health decision making and produce macro level perspectives. David’s work focuses on such issues as evidence based reviews of new health technologies, future healthcare challenges, value based healthcare approaches for specific therapeutic areas, and impact of new policy initiatives.
Previously, David held multiple roles at the EIU, first as the Americas Director of Custom Research managing a business that delivered projects on public policy and market strategy, and then as the Head of EIU Healthcare in the US. Prior to joining the EIU, he was the senior director of Latin America at Frost & Sullivan, where he led strategic analyses in industries such as ICT and Healthcare.
David holds an MBA degree and an honours certificate in international business diplomacy from Georgetown University, and a BA in economics from Ohio Wesleyan University.