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

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    Rebeca leads the team in maximising the impact of Imperial’s academic discoveries through collaboration and commercialisation. Rebeca joined Imperial in 2012 - having spent eight years in the Chemicals Industry and five years in Academia. She is an experienced Partnerships and Technology Transfer professional wit...

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

  • Dr Marika Reay

    Dr Marika Reay

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    Dr Marika Reay Industry Partnerships and Commercialisation Senior Executive

    +44 (0)7594 510 718

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    Together with Vaibhav, Marika supports commercialisation of inventions arising from Bioengineering and MedTech inventions arising from all other Engineering Departments. Marika joined Imperial in September 2019 with extensive experience in the diagnostics and medical devices industry, working on innovation in the areas...

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    Imperial College London
    Level 2 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 Senior Executive

    +44 (0)7714 051 487

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    Francesca supports research collaborations with Industry led by Engineering academics/researchers. 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 ...

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    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

    +44 (0)7566 950 919

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    King supports research collaborations with Industry led by Engineering academics/researchers. 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 postgradua...

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

  • Dr Hiba El Kouri

    Dr Hiba El Kouri

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    Dr Hiba El Kouri Industry Partnerships and Commercialisation Executive

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    Hiba supports research collaborations with Industry led by Engineering academics/researchers.

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

  • Dr Gerrit Boehm

    Dr Gerrit Boehm

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    Dr Gerrit Boehm Industry Partnerships and Commercialisation Executive

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    Gerrit supports research collaborations with Industry led by Engineering academics/researchers.

    Location

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    Imperial College London
    Level 2 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 (currently on maternity leave)

    +44 (0)20 7594 6893

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    Valeska supports commercialisation of inventions arising from Chemical Engineering, Materials and Earth Sciences.

    Location

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

  • Michelle Cortis

    Michelle Cortis

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    Michelle Cortis Industry Partnerships and Commercialisation Executive

    +44 (0)7517 551971

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    Michelle supports commercialisation of inventions arising from Chemical Engineering, Materials and Earth Sciences.

    Location

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

  • Dr Vaibhav Sharma

    Vaibhav Sharma

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    Dr Vaibhav Sharma Industry Partnerships and Commercialisation Executive

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    Together with Marika, Vaibhav supports commercialisation of inventions arising from Bioengineering and MedTech inventions arising from all other Engineering Departments. Vaibhav joined Imperial College London in February 2020 with a background in the development and technology transfer of medical devices. He has extens...

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

  • Dr Laura Cabo-Fernandez

    Dr Laura Cabo-Fernandez

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    Dr Laura Cabo-Fernandez Industry Partnerships and Commercialisation Officer

    +44 (0)7590 250 597

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    Laura supports commercialisation of inventions arising from Mechanical Engineering, Design Engineering, Aeronautics and Civil Engineering.

    Location

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

  • Dr James Nightingale

    Dr James Nightingale

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    Dr James Nightingale Industry Partnerships and Commercialisation Officer

    +44(0)7563 555 266

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    James supports commercialisation of inventions arising from Electrical Engineering and Computing. He joined the team in November 2019 with experience in R&D in an engineering company. He holds a PhD in solid-state physics from Imperial College (processable electronics).

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

  • Dr Joanna Dawczyk

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    Dr Joanna Dawczyk Industry Partnerships and Commercialisation Intern

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

  • Dr Chunching Li

    Dr Chunching Li

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    Dr Chunching Li Industry Partnerships and Commercialisation Intern

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

  • Eunice Anderson

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    Eunice Anderson Industry Partnerships and Commercialisation Coordinator

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

  • Anushka Patel

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    Anushka Patel Executive Assistant (part-time)

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