Imperial College London

Professor David Gann CBE

Central FacultyOffice of the President

Vice President (Innovation)
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 7594 5950d.gann Website

 
 
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Assistant

 

Ms Virginia Harris +44 (0)20 7594 5928

 
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Location

 

4.08Faculty BuildingSouth Kensington Campus

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Summary

 

Awards

  • 2014 Tjalling C. Koopmans Asset Award, for extraordinary contributions to the economic sciences, Asset International Conference, 2014
  • Appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in the 2010 Queen's Birthday Honours for services to engineering, 2010

External Positions

  • Adviser, Main Board, Laing O'Rourke, 2005 - 2011
  • Panel Member, Review of IP and Growth, UK Government, 2011 - 2011
  • Adviser (1997-1998), Deputy Prime Minister's Construction Egan Taskforce, 1997 - 1998
  • Member, Karpin Inquiry Industry Task Force on Leadership and Management Needs of Embryonic Industries, Australia, 1994 - 1994
  • Innovation Strategy Adviser, Willmott Dixon Group, 1998 - 2006
  • Adviser to the Chief Executive, English Partnerships, 2003 - 2004
  • Leader/Academic Advisor (1992 onwards), 10 DTI Science and Technology Expert Missions in Japan and Europe
  • Board Member, Engineering Programme Strategic Advisory Team, EPSRC, 2002 - 2005
  • Advisory Board Member (1998-2001), Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, 1998 - 2001
  • Chairman, National Strategy Panel and Demonstration Projects Programme, Rethinking Construction, 2002 - 2004
  • Co-founder and Board member, The Housing Forum, 1998 - 2004
  • Adviser to the Board, PRP Ltd, 2003 - 2011
  • Adviser to the Board, Broadway Malyan Ltd, 2003 - 2011
  • Trustee, Sir Ian Dixon Trust, 2002 - 2011
  • Member of the Executive (2002 to date), nCRISP New Construction Research and Innovation Strategy Panel, 2002 - 2011
  • Group Innovation Executive, Laing O'Rourke, 2007 - 2011
  • Consultant and Facilitator, Senior Management Team, CSC, 2004 - 2006
  • Adviser, Board, Sheppard Robson Architects, 2004 - 2010
  • Adviser to Senior Management Team, Senior Management Team, Laing O'Rourke, 2004 - 2004
  • Adviser, Sir John Fairclough's DTI Review of Construction R&D, 2001 - 2002
  • Board Member/Chair, Innovation Programme, Constructing Excellence (2002 � 2005)

Membership of Professional Bodies

  • Fellow with Chartered Engineer status, Institution of Civil Engineers, 2004 - 2011
  • Fellow, Royal Society of Arts, 1996 - 2011

Links with Other Academic Bodies

Industrial Connections

Commercial Spinoffs

  • Think Play Do Group ltd, Chairman, Co-founder, 2004

Fellowships