ProfileLaura Élan is the North America Customer Solutions Manager for UL’s Regulatory, eHealth and Interoperability Business, a part of the UL’s Health Sciences Business Unit. Her tenure with UL spans over 18 years; she rejoined UL’s Life & Health Sciences Business Unit in 2012 as a regulatory, software, and usability subject matter expert. Ms. Élan has over 25 years of experience in software and product development and compliance engineering, grounded in several decades of senior leadership roles with R&D and Manufacturing organizations including Pharmaceutical, Medical Devices, Commercial and Consumer Electronics companies. She has led cross functional product development organizations as both a technical and business leader. Ms. Élan holds a Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Illinois, Urbana, and a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology and is currently pursuing a Graduate Degree in Computer Science with a focus on cybersecurity. She is a licensed Professional Engineer in the State of Illinois.