University Ventures Board
The University Ventures Board is responsible to the University Council for approving arrangements for the commercialisation of University Intellectual Property.
For further information or to submit an agenda item for consideration, please contact Clare Henderson
Full responsibilities of the board are detailed in the terms of reference.
Terms of office expire on 31 July in the year stated.
|Name||Position||Term of Office|
|Professor J Knight||Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research), interim Chair||ex-officio|
|Mr M Farmer||Appointed by Council||2021*|
|Vacancy||Appointed by Council||2018*|
|Dr W Barton||Appointed by Council||2020*|
|Dr C Jones||Appointed by Council||2019*|
|Mr R Whorrod||Appointed by Council||2019|
|Vacancy||Appointed by Council||2021|
*This member is appointed by Council under the recommendations of the Nominations committee. The appointee is not a member of the University and does not have to be a member of Council. The Nominations Committee will take account of the need for venture capitalist experience within the Board. The term of office is up to five years renewable.
|Mr Martin Williams||Director of Finance|
|Mr Mark Humphriss||University Secretary|
|Dr Alison Evans||Acting Director of Research Development and Support|
|Ms Clare Henderson||Secretary|
- 23 May 2018
- 8 November 2017 - Cancelled
The minutes and summaries of meetings of the Board are not published here because they contain information which the University has declared will not be routinely published under the Freedom of Information Act 2000. Further Information about the Act (including the reasons why such information is exempt from publication).