is the co-founder and CEO of SurfaceRF. Formerly a lecturer and enterprise developer for the Quantum Technology Enterprise Centre (QTEC) at the University of Bristol. He has a background in nanomaterials chemistry and has published over 41 papers in the field along with two books. Since 2016 he has supported over 40 fellows going through the QTEC business development programme aimed at taking academics in the quantum engineering and emerging technology sector and helping them to found companies. To date the programme has seen the incorporation of 31 companies who have raised £57M in funding (two thirds private investment) and generated over 126 jobs. He was formerly a consultant scientist and industrial research fellow at the University and worked with the Atomic Weapons Establishment on a short project developing tamper proof enclosures.