Shailen Rao


  Shailen  Rao

Shailen Rao

Managing Director, Soar Beyond

In a career spanning over 25 years working within and with the NHS, Shailen has been involved in a number of strategic and support roles relating to medicines management, pharmacy and commissioning / service re-design in primary care.

He has been instrumental in a number of nationally acclaimed initiatives: medicines management, health economy wide service re-design for long-term conditions and community pharmacy projects. He has held posts as Head of Medicines Management, lead for community pharmacy development and Diabetes Lead at Hillingdon PCT. Shailen has been involved in a number of service redesign and development projects relating to long term conditions and system wide care pathways.

As the founding partner of Soar Beyond, Shailen strives to help clients reach their goals and outcomes through focus and experienced methodology.  

Shailen has led a variety of medicines management services and projects in primary care, for CCGs and individual GP practices. The common principle in each of these servicers is implementation of quality outcomes relating to medicines use that also have the patient and individual healthcare practitioner’s needs in mind. By adopting this principle, Soar Beyond have been able to save the NHS millions of pounds whilst improving quality and reducing risk, whilst ensuring maximum levels of stakeholder engagement.

Shailen has recently taken on the role of Trustee for the Hospice of St Francis in Hertfordshire. He provides strategic advice, NHS system understanding and commercial expertise. 

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