Technology Transfer Innovation provides consulting expertise on the strategy, governance and operations of university-business interactions, university technology transfer, student entrepreneurship, and proof-of-concept and seed investment funds.
The purpose of Technology Transfer Innovation is to help universities (and other research institutions, and governments) develop their technology transfer activities, and to help seed investment funds to operate successfully.
Tom has held a large number of professional positions and appointments during his career in university technology transfer:
UNICO – Chairman 2003 (the UK trade association for university technology transfer)
Praxis – founding committee member (UK technology transfer training association)
Engineering & Physical Sciences Research Council - Strategic Advisory Network
Biotechnology & Biological Sciences Research Council – Advisory Board
Innovate UK (Technology Strategy Board) – Emerging Technology & Industry Strategy
Oxford Entrepreneurs – Senior Member of University student society
Oxford Entrepreneurship Centre – Advisory Board Member
Oxford Ltd – non-executive director 2001 – 2011 (University brand licensing)
Non-executive directorships – a number of technology start-up companies.