We’re in touch with researchers every day. It would be great to hear from you.

Have an idea and are wondering whether it has potential value? UMIP’s Commercialisation Executives are your first point of of call.

Biology, Medicine and Health

Dr Hojjat Azadbakht

Commercialisation Executive T: +44 (0) 161 306 8528 E: hojjat.azadbakht@umip.com
Responsible for:

  • Evolution and Genomic Sciences
  • Cardiovascular Sciences
  • Developmental Biology and Medicine
  • Diabetes, Endocrinology and Gastroenterology
  • Medical Education (inc CHSTM)
  • Informatics, Imaging and Data Sciences
  • Population Health, Health Services Researchand Primary Care

Dr Sally Mead

Commercialisation Executive T: +44 (0) 161 603 7738 E: sally.mead@umip.com
Responsible for:

  • Cell Matrix Biology & Regenerative Medicine
  • Infection, Immunity and Respiratory Medicine
  • Musculoskeletal and Dermatological Sciences
  • Dentistry
  • Neuroscience and Experimental Psychology
  • Nursing
  • Midwifery and Social Work
  • Psychology and Mental Health
  • Molecular and Cellular Function
  • Molecular and Clinical Cancer Sciences

Dr Rick Watson

Team leader – New Projects T: +44 (0) 161 603 7717 E: rick.watson@umip.com
Responsible for:

  • Human Communication, Development and Hearing
  • Pharmacy and Optometry

Engineering and Physical Sciences / Humanities

Dr Rick Watson

Team leader – New Projects T: +44 (0) 161 603 7717 E: rick.watson@umip.com
Responsible for:

  • Chemical Engineering and Analytical Science
  • Earth, Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences
  • Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering

Natalie Mera-Pirttijarvi

Commercialisation Executive T: + 44 (0) 0161 306 8814 E: natalie.mera-pirttijarvi@umip.com
Responsible for:

  • Chemistry and Materials
  • Physics

Daniel Syder

Commercialisation Executive T: +44 (0) 161 306 8512 E: daniel.syder@umip.com
Responsible for:

  • Computer Science
  • Humanities/AMBS
  • Maths
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
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