UCL Mathematical & Physical Sciences


Meet the team

The Innovation & Enterprise Board aims to foster a culture of enterprise across the Faculty, which is in alignment with UCL's commitment to becoming a global leader in enterprise and open innovation.

The Board, which comprises of departmental representatives, UCL’s OVP RIGE, UCLB staff, meets monthly and covers the following objectives:

  • To create a culture of enterprise within the MAPS Faculty through promoting and facilitating enterprise and knowledge transfer activities
  • To support the quality of research and grants by working with non-academic partners, including industry, government and NGOs, to foster international collaboration
  • To disseminate relevant information to departments about funding and training in enterprise at UCL
  • To provide support and advice for industry engagement 
  • To raise the awareness of Faculty enterprise among MAPS staff
  • To assist the building and strengthening of collaborative networks in enterprise
  • To support MAPS academics in accessing consultancy

Innovation & Enterprise Team Members

Prof Nguyen T. K. ThanhVice-Dean (Innovation & Enterprise) 
Maria Mediero-MunoyerroMAPS Faculty Innovation & Enterprise Coordinator
Ethne James-SouchMAPS Faculty-PA to VDs, I&E Board Secretary
Ms Charlotte Choudhry Communications and Marketing Manager (MAPS Faculty Office)

Departmental & Institution Representatives

Ingrid BertasiuteMAPS Comms Team
Peter MarronMAPS Comms Team
Laura BovoGarry Boyle as maternity cover until September 2023OVP RIGE, I&E
Mark HardingUCLB 
Katie McFallEarth Sciences
Andrew BealeChemistry
Erik BurmanMaths 
Andrew GreenLCN 
Chris HowardPhysics & Astronomy 
Gianluca PescaroliIRDR 
Jack StilgoeScience and Technology Studies 
Steve BakerSpace & Climate Physics – Head of Space Instrumentation, Technology and Enterprise 
Francois-Xavier BriolStatistical Science 
Henry BennieQuantum Science & Technology Institute (UCLQ)
Mojtaba Abdi JalebiInstitute of Materials Discovery (IMD)