Executive Team

Jonathan de Pass

Jonathan de Pass

Founder and Director

Jonathan, a world-recognised leader in market intelligence and analysis for the pharmaceutical sector, has led the way in creating new industry standards for forecasting global drug sales and other performance metrics.

Prior to founding EvaluatePharma in 1996, Jonathan was a top-ranked pharmaceutical analyst in the London investment-banking arena, where his insights guided venture capital and securities investments.

He earned a Masters in Management from the London Business School, and Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery degrees from the University of Bristol in the UK.

Deborah Kobewka - CEO

Deborah Kobewka

Chief Executive Officer

As Chief Executive Officer, Deborah brings to Evaluate over 30 years of expertise in the global pharmaceutical, healthcare and information sectors.

Deborah joined Evaluate in 2019 from the Department for International Trade in the UK government where she served as Managing Director of Healthcare UK, Lifesciences and Bio-economy industry sectors. Prior to that, she held senior corporate and operational roles at both private and government organisations in the UK, Europe and Asia, including as President Asia Pacific of IMS Health (now IQVIA), where she led all aspects of the business across a diverse 16-country region. 

Martyn Hindley

Chief Financial Officer

Martyn joined Evaluate in December 2019 as Chief Financial Officer. He brings over 30 years of senior financial experience to Evaluate, with a focus on technology-driven, international, and multi-sector corporations.

Martyn most recently served as CFO of Global Reach Group, and has also held executive roles at Equiniti Group Ltd., Quadriga Worldwide Ltd, Aquascutum and Emap International Ltd.

Jemma Hodson

Jemma Hodson

Chief Commercial Officer

Jemma joined Evaluate in 2014 as Chief Commercial Officer and led the creation of the Evaluate Custom Solutions business. 

Prior to Evaluate, Jemma was a Principal at Bain & Company, London with over 12 years of consulting experience. She holds a MBA from INSEAD and a BA in Modern Languages from Oxford University.

Yann Cluchey

Chief Technology Officer

Yann joined Evaluate in 2020 as Chief Technology Officer. He brings over 17 years’ experience in big data and web technologies, with a background in software engineering. Yann is passionate about data mining & machine learning, and is leading Evaluate's Engineering, Product Development, Data Science and IT functions.

Prior to Evaluate, Yann held executive management roles at companies including GfK and then Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC, where he led a technology transformation across a portfolio of 17 news, research & data businesses in the Specialist Information Division.

Anthony Raeside

Anthony Raeside

Chief Research Officer

Anthony leads Evaluate's analyst teams, currently numbering over 95 staff globally, providing life science sector analysis and commercial insight into the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical device industries. 

Anthony joined EvaluatePharma in 1997 and has been responsible for content development and strategy, to continually enhance the value of Evaluate services to its client base. He is an economics graduate of the London School of Economics and Political Science.

Lucy Ralph

Lucy Ralph

Chief Human Resources Officer

Lucy joined Evaluate in 2009, holding a variety of people-centric roles before assuming the role of Evaluate’s Chief Human Resources Officer in 2018.

An experienced operational and people leader with a varied industry experience, Lucy is responsible for all aspects of HR & Corporate Services globally. Prior to joining Evaluate, Lucy held roles at Goldman Sachs and Enterprise. She has a MA in International Business, as well as CIPD and PgC qualifications.