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Business Development and Commercial Group

This group is for staff pro-actively engaged in developing the knowledge transfer and commercial activities of their schools.
It shares best practice and experience to develop and implement policy and practice for these activities across the institution.

The Business Development and Commercial Group reports to the University Research Committee.

If you have any ideas you would like the group to help you take forward or need assistance in an area of your work, contact Barry Timmins tel: 01484 471165


Chair Barry Timmins Head of Business Development, Research and Enterprise
Members: Alison Stott Business Development Officer, Education & Professional Development
  Dale Read Enterprise & Innovation Co-odinator, Research & Enterprise
  Emily Huggett Business Development & Engagement Co-ordinator, Business School
  Gemma Sweeney Business Development Officer, Applied Sciences
  James Devitt University-Industry Programme Manager, Research & Enterprise
  Jill Beckwith Business Development Officer, 3M Buckley Innovation Centre
  Laura Forester-Green Business Development Officer, Research & Enterprise
  Lina Soura Business Development Manager, Human & Health Sciences
  Marie-Claire Micuta Business Development Manager, Computing & Engineering
  Michael Chadwick Business Development Manager, Art, Design & Architecture
  Simon McKenna Business Development Director, Computing & Engineering
  Steve Gregory Head of Regional Engagement, Research & Enterprise
  Tracy Turner Deputy Director, Research & Enterprise
Secretary Deborah Wills Office Manager, Research and Enterprise


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