David Cole

EMEA Practice Leader

IBM Watson Health

Connect on LinkedIn

David Cole


David leads IBM’s Watson Health Consulting Division across EMEA and has spent over 22 years at IBM.  David moved into the health and innovation side of the business following the death of his son Oscar in 2014.  He is a strong believer in the opportunity that technology, data and AI brings in helping to find solutions to some of the toughest challenges that we face today, especially in paediatrics.  David and his wife Hannah are co-founders of UK Children’s Charity, Thinking of Oscar, whose mission is ‘to bring the future of healthcare to children’.  They are also the hosts of the Not Mini Adults Podcast – ‘Pioneers for Children’s Healthcare and Wellbeing’.

Children's Health - Industry Partnership Innovation

September 23 1:30 pm