Contact the Startup Team

The Imperial Startup Team supports Imperial startup founders and connects the wider investment community with the vibrant entrepreneurial ecosystem at Imperial.

You should contact the Startup Team to discuss Imperial startups you are interested in learning more about, the Imperial College Investment Fund, our pitch events, or joining our investor network. If you are a startup founder, you can complete our Imperial Startup Investment Form.

The Startup Team

  • Dr Govind Pindoria

    Dr Govind Pindoria

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    Dr Govind Pindoria Associate Director of Startup Formations


    Govind is an Executive Director of Imperial College Innovations (ICI) Ltd and is responsible for the Start-up formation support and investment at Imperial College London. Prior to ICI Ltd he was Executive Director at Imperial Innovations Ltd and led the formation of over 50 companies.

  • Dr Neil Simrick

    Dr Neil Simrick

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    Dr Neil Simrick Startup Formations Executive


    Neil is a Startup Formations Executive at Imperial College London, managing startup formations based on College IP.  Prior to joining Imperial College London he was Technology Transfer Business Manager at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust.

  • Brijesh Roy

    Brijesh Roy

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    Brijesh Roy Seed Investment Manager


    Brijesh is building a world-class startup investor ecosystem to support the College’s startups and the principal for the Imperial Innovation Fund. He joined Imperial after a decade working across the university spinout ecosystem with experience in technology transfer & venture investing.