Stuart has been a technology entrepreneur since 1984 and was founding CEO at Plastic Logic and Cotag International. His early career was at IBM & McKinsey following an MBA at Harvard Business School. He is a Chartered Director of the Institute of Directors and was a Technology Pioneer at the World Economic Forum in Davos.
Dr Nikolaos Vlasopoulos
Chief Scientist & Director
Nikolaos received his PhD and MSc from Imperial College, following an MEng at Democritus University of Thrace in Greece. He also received a Technology Venture Fellowship at Imperial College Business School in 2007.
Alan was Chairman of Titan Methanol (a world class Methanol business based in Trinidad that was a BP joint venture) and a Commercial Director for BP in Trinidad. This followed 25 years in BP Chemicals in technical and business roles, latterly as a research manager in the UK. More recently, he has been Technical and Operations Director at Biofuels Corporation and acts as a consultant in the petrochemicals and bio-fuels sectors. He has a PhD from Sheffield University.
Jon is Director of New Ventures at Imperial Innovations where he has been involved with over thirty start-ups over the last eight years. He previously worked at Pricewaterhouse Coopers and NatWest and holds an MBA from London Business School.
Dr Andrew Mackintosh
Andrew is CEO of the Royal Society Enterprise Fund. Prior to that he spent twenty years at Oxford Instruments, where he became CEO of the entire group, and then CEO of a biotechnology instrumentation start-up. He holds a PhD from Cambridge University.