Director of Innovation and Industry Engagement at the University of Strathclyde and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. Previously she founded and was Chief Executive Officer of a biotechnology start-up company, and has substantial experience supporting industry-university collaborations. She is a Trustee of Young Enterprise Scotland, a Governing Board member of Scotland’s 5G Centre and a member of the Enterprise and Economy Committee of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. She is also a Registered Technology Transfer Professional.