Sophie Cairns

Senior Research Analyst, Life Sciences

Sophie Cairns is a senior research analyst in the GlobalData Life Sciences practice, covering the Asia-Pacific region.

Ms. Cairns focuses on the Asia-Pacific region for the Life Sciences team at GlobalData. Prior to joining GlobalData she worked in several consulting and analytical roles, focusing in particular on pricing and reimbursement issues in China. Previously, she had worked as a journalist for seven years, mostly as a foreign correspondent for Reuters newswire in Hong Kong, Shanghai and Paris. Sophie Cairns holds a Master of Science degree in public health from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom. She is fluent in Chinese (Mandarin and Cantonese), French and German.

Regional Focus
Asia Pacific


Sophie is based in Aberdeen and operates on UTC +0 (UTC +0).

Industry expertise

  • Life Sciences
  • Healthcare Markets
  • Pharma Market Access
  • Pharma Pricing & Reimbursement

English, Chinese, French