Judging panel at the Venture Catalyst Challenge

We're pleased to announce the members of our judging panel for the inaugural Imperial Alumni Awards. As you'll see, the panel draws together the expertise of Imperial staff as well as alumni.

The judging panel

Ashley Brooks

Ashley Brooks headshot

Ashley Brooks
Deputy President (Education), Imperial College Union

David Keene

David Keene

David Keene
(MBA 2012) Chief Marketing Officer, Funding Options

Dr Kerry O'Donnelly Weaver

Kerry O'Donnelly Weaver

Dr Kerry O'Donnelly Weaver
(MRes Chemical Biology 2011, PhD Chemistry 2015), CEO and co-founder, FungiAlert

Professor Maggie Dallman

Maggie Dallman

Professor Maggie Dallman
Vice President (International), Associate Provost (Academic Partnerships), Professor of Immunology

Michael Murphy

Michael Murphy

Michael Murphy
Vice President of Advancement

Nicola Pogson

Nicola Pogson

Nicola Pogson
Director of Alumni Relations

Dr Sunday Popo-Ola

Dr Sunday Popo-Ola

Dr Sunday Popo-Ola
(PhD Civil Engineering 1997) Research & Teaching Fellow, Faculty of Engineering

The judging process

  • The Alumni Relations team will shortlist eligible nominations for both awards
  • The shortlisted nominees will then be considered by a panel of judges, using the published criteria
  • The panel of judges will select the winner(s) for each award category, and their decision will be final
  • The judging process and the results are confidential and will not be shared
  • Judges are required to declare any conflict of interest and will not be allowed to judge entries in which they have any interest.