Toby Hannam is a health policy and public affairs expert who has spent the last decade working in consultancy and in the UK parliament. Throughout his career, he has developed a deep knowledge of the UK health policy environment, with a particular interest in diagnostics and genomics. Toby supports clients to develop successful engagement campaigns that ultimately improve patient outcomes and service delivery. Through these experiences he was introduced to the leadership of the Genetic Alliance. Having personally experienced the transformational nature of a fast and accurate diagnosis, Toby has a particular passion in utilising his skills and knowledge to support people living with genetic conditions and their families.