Meet the team

  • Dr Rebeca Santamaria-Fernandez

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    Dr Rebeca Santamaria-Fernandez Director of Industry Partnerships and Commercialisation, Engineering

    +44 (0) 20 7594 8599

    Bio

    Rebeca joined Imperial in October 2012, having spent seven years in the analytical sector (Eurofins Scientific, France and LGC Ltd, UK) followed by two years at the Institute of Photonics Sciences (ICFO, Barcelona). Rebeca holds a PhD in Analytical Chemistry from the University of Plymouth.

    Location

    Enterprise, Imperial College London, Level 3 Faculty Building, South Kensington Campus, London, SW7 2AZ

  • Dr Francesca Pietra

    Dr Francesca Pietra

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    Dr Francesca Pietra Industry Partnerships and Commercialisation Executive, Engineering

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    Bio

    Francesca joined Imperial in April 2016, having spent six years in the semiconductor sector for Lighting and Energy applications (Post-doctoral experience at Delft University of Technology and Philips Research). She holds a PhD in Physical Chemistry from Utrecht University (NL).

    Location

    Enterprise, Imperial College London, Level 3 Faculty Building, South Kensington Campus, London, SW7 2AZ

     

  • Dr Jing Sheng Pang

    Dr Jing Sheng Pang

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    Dr Jing Sheng Pang Industry Partnerships and Commercialisation Executive, Engineering

    +44 (0)20 7594 1014

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    Jing joined the team in October 2018 with experience in start-ups and R&D in the OLED industry. He helped to establish the Imperial College Advanced Hackspace and taught technology courses for undergraduates and postgraduates. He holds a PhD in Materials from Imperial and MPhys from the University of Durham.

    Location

    Enterprise, Imperial College London, Level 3 Faculty Building, South Kensington Campus, London, SW7 2AZ

  • Kia Da Silva Cunha

    Kia Da Silva Cunha

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    Kia Da Silva Cunha Industry Partnerships and Commercialisation Officer, Engineering

    +44 (0)20 759 48163

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    Kia joined Imperial in August 2018, having worked at the UK National Commission for UNESCO, where she supported the design and delivery of the BEIS-funded Newton Prize for excellence in science and innovation. Kia holds a Masters in Development and Governance from the University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany.

    Location

    Enterprise, Imperial College London, Level 3 Faculty Building, South Kensington Campus, London, SW7 2AZ

  • Dr Muhammad Zubair

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    Dr Muhammad Zubair Industry Partnerships and Commercialisation Intern, Engineering

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    Enterprise
    Imperial College London
    Level 3 Faculty Building
    South Kensington Campus
    London
    SW7 2AZ

  • Dr Valeska Gonzalez

     Dr Valeska Gonzalez

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    Dr Valeska Gonzalez Industry Partnerships and Commercialisation Executive, Engineering

    +44 (0)20 7594 6893

    Location

    Enterprise
    Imperial College London
    47 Prince's Gate
    South Kensington Campus
    London
    SW7 2AZ