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Contact us to discuss how we can help you enhance your business through collaboration, consultancy or commercialisation. Every business has its own requirements so we offer a bespoke service, working with you to find the right solution.

You can speak to our sector experts directly, talk to us on +44 (0)23 8059 3095 or use our contact form.

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    Contact us to discuss collaboration, consultancy or commercialisation to help your business

    Contact our team based on expertise


    Roger Gardner, Collaboration Manager

    Tel: +44(0)23 8059 3752 | Email:

    Cyber Security

    Ged Powell, Business Manager

    Tel: +44 (0)23 8059 8382, Mobile: +44 (0)7787 007 949 | Email:

    Electronics, photonics, nanoscience and quantum technologies

    Tom Carr, Collaboration Manager

    Tel: +44 (0)7733 314602 | Email:

    Health and pharmaceutical

    Brigitte Lavoie, Collaboration Manager

    Tel: +44 (0)23 8059 3894 | Email:


    Chris Lord, Head of External Relations

    Tel: +44 (0)23 8059 4136 | Email:

    Innovate UK and EPSRC Doctoral Training partnership funding

    Dr Phil Jewell MInstKT, Knowledge Transfer and Funding Officer

    Tel: +44 (0)23 8059 8568 | Email:


    Jackie Milne, Collaboration Manager

    Tel: +44 (0)7776 346497 | Email:

    Frances Clarke, USRG (University of Southampton Research Group) Coordinator


    Interdisciplinary life sciences

    For life science expertise working at the interfaces between biology, chemistry, computational science, engineering, geography, health science, mathematics, medicine, ocean and earth science, physical sciences and psychology.

    Alexandra Mant, Institute for Life Sciences Collaboration Manager

    Tel: +44 (0)23 8059 4441 | Email:

    Janette Thompson, Institute for Life Sciences, Interdisciplinary Research Co-ordinator

    Tel: +44 (0)23 8059 7280 | Email:

    Marine and maritime

    Simon Gerrard, Collaboration Manager

    Tel: +44 (0)23 8059 8708 | Email:

    Sustainability and environment

    Nikki Matthews, Collaboration Manager

    Tel: +44 (0)23 8059 8340 | Email:

    Technology transfer

    David Woolley, Technology Transfer Manager (Physical Sciences and Engineering)

    Tel: +44 (0)23 8059 8341 | Email:

    James Hamilton, Technology Transfer Manager (Life Sciences)

    Tel: +44 (0)23 8059 9348 | Email:

    Why work with us?

    Why work with us?

    Explore information about our business partnerships and and how we could help your business

    How we operate

    How we operate

    We ensure that all our work meets strict policies and guidelines, whilst tackling some of society's biggest challenges

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