The incoming chairman of the University of London’s Institute of Cancer Research (IRC) has called for universities to allow their researchers to get rich in order to boost commercialisation. Luke Johnson (pictured), a restaurant entrepreneur and former chairman of UK-based television station Channel 4, took up the unpaid role with the IRC with the specific…
Johnson calls for further commercialisation
Sep 26, 2013 •
LEADERSHIP SOCIETYInforming, connecting, and transforming the global corporate venture capital ecosystem.
The Global Corporate Venturing (GCV) Leadership Society’s mission is to help bridge the different strengths and ambitions of investors across industry sectors, geography, structure, and their returns.
More featured content
Resistance is futile: seven superconductor companies that want to change the world
From healthcare to fusion to quantum computing to space, superconductors have the potential to revolutionise the world. And the technology is finally ready to commercialise.
UK universities urged to lower spinout stakes
A new report recommends stakes of less than 25% but fails to address the issue of access to early-stage capital.
Feb 7, 2024
Mar 14, 2024
Monterey, CA (USA)
Jun 26, 2024