Diversified career spanning academia and industry, now in a role bridging the two. Currently specializing in technology licensing and developing industry partnerships at a leading academic institute. Highly motivated with managerial experience in strategically leading teams to produce new technologies to address the most pressing global issues. Strong focus on developing novel solutions to solve global problems, particularly in mining and resources, global/environmental health, food security and soil health. Developing contacts to establish a network of research leaders and venture fund investors.