Nisha leads on AMRC's policy priorities to ensure the best possible environment for health and medical research charities. Nisha has over 15 years experience in healthcare policy and public affairs. During her career she has worked in the policy team at the Labour Party; in Parliament; for two policy consultancies (Hanover and Munro & Forster) and in government affairs for Novartis Pharmaceuticals.

Nisha is a member of the Health Research Authority’s Research Transparency Strategy Group. She was formerly a trustee of WAND UK, deputy chair of Alexandra School and a mentee on the Fabian Women’s Network mentoring programme. Nisha has an MSc in Public Policy and Management.