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Chris Broad

Chris Broad has participated in the meteoric rise of technology giant Apple in three decades of captivating work since studying electronics in Southampton. He has risen to Director of Sales Contracting at Apple in Europe, the Middle East, India and Africa (EMEIA) over a career that has combined a technological background...

Mujibur Choudhury

Motivation to create lasting impact in the technology sector has propelled Muj Choudhury around the globe accumulating vast experience in sales and operating strategies. This University of Southampton graduate has directed ambitious start-ups and excelled in multinational corporations before he took his latest role at salesforce, a cloud computing company...

David Tordrup

As Managing Director of consulting business Triangulate Health Ltd, health economist David Tordrup works with a broad range of clients from the public and private sector to provide insight and analysis in the interface between life sciences, economics and policy. His assignments include projects in pharmaceutical economics, policy research, economic...

Ben Clark

Ben Clark works to convert great ideas into high growth businesses that change the world. He is helping unlock the potential of entrepreneurs as Director of Growth Shack, which builds on his experience accelerating early stage growth to support ambitious startups. His business catalogue ranges from enterprise software as a...

Simon Kerry

Simon Kerry is a business expert with expansive experience of creating and developing innovative life science businesses.  He enjoyed success as the CEO of University of Southampton spinout Karus Therapeutics, where he took the company from a startup phase and progressed it through to a clinical stage cancer company.  Simon...

David Watchus

Business consultant David Watchus is optimising the performance of growing enterprises as he draws upon decades of managerial and marketing experience at the AA. He rose through the ranks as a Marketing Manager, Publisher and later Head of AA Media as he guided the creative outputs of the famous motoring...

Dame Wendy Hall

Professor Dame Wendy Hall is a world-renowned computer scientist and serial entrepreneur who has formed several spinout companies across three decades at the University of Southampton. A pioneer in multimedia and hypermedia, her work has held global significance in the areas of digital libraries, the Semantic Web and the foundation...

Robbie Rice

Robbie Rice is a partner and co-founder of VIC Digital, a digital transformation consulting firm headquartered in Southampton with offices in Reading. Established in early 2018, VIC has grown rapidly to work with medium to large enterprises in the UK, EU and North America. VIC uses its own methods for...

Chris Buckingham

Crowdfunding specialist Chris Buckingham has supported everything from artists to zoos in the UK’s evolving startup ecosystem. An author, columnist and full-time postgraduate researcher, he provides educational resources and expert advice for crowdfunding projects through his startup, minivation. Chris has authored three books on crowdfunding theory and practice, and is...

Steve Braithwaite

Electronics expert Steve Braithwaite has consulted for over 50 startups and companies in his role as founder and Managing Director of a growing electronics consultancy. During a technical and entrepreneurial career, Steve has co-founded a social-minded startup delivering telecommunications networks to rural African communities and developed military satellite communications products with Marconi Secure...

Chris Spackman

Chris Spackman’s decades of experience within and advising some of the world’s largest corporations has secured major deals across a range of industries. He has operated at the top level of business as a senior level consultant in an impressive career that included managing a $450m IT outsourcing deal for...

Penny Endersby

Penny Endersby has thrived in an eclectic research and management career that has guarded national security through advances spanning from electric armours to cyber defence. She promotes diversity in engineering as a Visiting Professor at the University of Southampton while working as a Division Head at the Defence Science and Technology...

Tim Thornton

Tim Thornton’s inventive applications for technology have helped doctors save lives and supported police forces on the beat in a diverse technical career. He built his experience as a Modelling Engineer and Technical Marketer at ARM Ltd before tackling new challenges as a Technology Architect at management and technology consultancy...

Tim Drysdale

Tim Drysdale has spearheaded and successfully communicated complex engineering and electronics research in a diverse international career. He is a Senior Lecturer in the Open University’s Department of Engineering and Innovation with special expertise in electromagnetics. He has embraced the potential of public engagement and celebrated academic research in locations...

Pete Goodwin

Few engineers can draw on experiences as engaging and diverse as software expert Pete Goodwin. Pete has applied his expertise in audio technology to several sectors, including the video games industry where he spent four entertaining years with British company Codemasters. He currently works with manufacturer Vision RT, developing imaging...

Mike Lurcock

Whether it’s manufacturing soft drinks or supercomputers, Mike Lurcock’s sound financial planning has ensured business growth for many companies. His diverse career in management accounting has ranged from supporting ambitious tech start-ups to working on multi-billion pound investment funds. Mike grew up in Rochester, Kent, and studied Agriculture at the...

Vincent Mifsud

Vincent Mifsud has amassed decades of technical and professional expertise across a number of engineering fields in a prestigious career which has led him to a highly-respected consultancy role in aviation and aerospace. He has made notable contributions to the medical, electronics, aerospace and defence sectors in a series of high-profile roles...