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Vice-Provost's View: Farewell UCL

It has been a great privilege to be Vice-Provost (Enterprise) at UCL and inevitably as I pack my bags to make the long trip from Gordon Street to the Wellcome Trust on Euston Road, I have been reflecting on the last five years. So much has changed and so much has been achieved by UCL.

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Entrepreneurship Guest Lecture Series

Publication date: Aug 28, 2012 02:11 PM

Start: Nov 22, 2012 05:15 PM

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Alex Macpherson - Managing Director, Octopus Ventures
As head of the Ventures division of Octopus Investments, a firm which manages investments worth over £2 billion, Alex Macpherson has built his professional reputation on identifying, assessing and nurturing talented young businesses.

His team specialise in identifying emerging businesses with the potential for market disruption.