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HSWT makes Moning knowledge transfer VP

Christoph Moning, a professor at Weihenstephan-Triesdorf University of Applied Science since 2014, is the new vice-president for research and knowledge transfer.

Mar 15, 2023

Robinson replaces Glasscock at KSU

Kansas State University has promoted Rebecca Robinson to lead K-State Innovation Partners where she replaces Kent Glasscock, who is retiring.

Feb 15, 2023

Litvin-Vechnyak starts at Georgetown

Tatiana Litvin-Vechnyak is the vice-president for technology commercialisation at Georgetown University effective today.

Feb 1, 2023

Engine Shed picks Paton

Mike Paton is the new director of University of Bristol’s innovation hub Engine Shed, replacing Marty Reid who’s now leading SETsquared.

Jan 27, 2023

Wilkinson takes up TenU presidency

Andrew Wilkinson, chief executive of University of Manchester Innovation Factory, replaces Anne Lane as head of the organisation.

Jan 25, 2023

KU makes Michaels executive director

Cliff Michaels will head Kansas University’s Center for Technology Commercialization after having spent the past three years at Georgia State University.

Jan 17, 2023

Old Dominion likes the sound of Leslie

Kevin Leslie has been appointed Old Dominion University’s first associate vice-president for innovation and commercialisation.

Jan 13, 2023

UTRF makes Krishnamurthy’s presidency permanent

Maha Krishnamurthy will serve as president of University of Tennessee Research Foundation in a permanent capacity, having been interim president since October.

Jan 12, 2023

Other News

Conectus hires Gillmann as president

Following the departure of Caroline Dreyer last autumn, SATT Conectus has now brought in Marc Gillmann as its new head.

Jan 10, 2023

Northern Gritstone brings in Naylor

Andy Naylor has left Nottingham Technology Ventures after five years as chief executive to become an investment director for Northern Gritstone.

Jan 4, 2023

OSE is out of a CEO again

Alexis Dormandy has reportedly been “forced out” and left the university venture fund shortly before Christmas.

Jan 3, 2023

Russell is the new PraxisAuril CEO

David Russell, an executive-in-residence at Oxford’s Saïd Business School, has been appointed chief executive of PraxisAuril, following in the footsteps of Maxine Ficarra.

Dec 8, 2022

SETsquared reaches for Reid

Marty Reid, director of SETsquared Bristol and Engine Shed, will step up as interim executive director of SETsquared next month.

Nov 15, 2022

WPI wins over Wang

Grace Wang is leaving Ohio State University after two years to become president of Worcester Polytechnic Institute.

Nov 7, 2022

Editor's Picks

Spector spells out 1835i departure

Former CEO Ron Spector has been succeeded by Justin Greenstein, who was chief finance and operating officer.

Mar 20, 2023

IMI Critical hires Placidi to run venture studio

The flow control technology provider has recruited Marco Placidi to head its open innovation arm following a stint in corporate venturing for Halma.

Mar 16, 2023

Ortgiese treks to Trumpf Venture

Trumpf’s corporate VC subsidiary has hired Jens Ortgiese, a former venturing director at Stihl Group, as principal.

Mar 15, 2023

Birkhofer promoted at DivcoWest

Former senior director Breton Birkhofer has taken a managing director role at DivcoWest where he will focus on early-stage real estate and construction technology.

Mar 14, 2023
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