Who we are

  • Dr Rebeca Santamaria-Fernandez

    RSF

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    Dr Rebeca Santamaria-Fernandez Head of Corporate Partnerships, Faculty of Engineering and Energy Futures Lab

    +44 (0) 20 7594 8599

    Location

    Enterprise, Imperial College London, Level 3 Faculty Building, South Kensington Campus, London, SW7 2AZ

    Rebeca joined Imperial in October 2012, having spent seven years in the analytical sector (Eurofins Scientific, France and LGC Ltd, UK) followed by two years at the Institute of Photonics Sciences (ICFO, Barcelona). Rebeca holds a PhD in Analytical Chemistry from the University of Plymouth.

  • Dr Dimitris Sarantaridis

    Dr Dimitris Sarantaridis

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    Dr Dimitris Sarantaridis Corporate Partnerships Associate, Faculty of Engineering

    +44 (0) 20 7594 5246

    Location

    Enterprise, Imperial College London, Level 3 Faculty Building, South Kensington Campus, London, SW7 2AZ

    Dimitris joined Imperial in February 2014 with 10 years' experience in Energy and Environment related technologies. He holds a PhD from Imperial College London and is a Chartered Engineer.

  • Dr Francesca Pietra

    Dr Francesca Pietra

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    Dr Francesca Pietra Corporate Partnerships Associate, Energy Futures Lab - Faculty of Engineering

    +44 (0)7714 051487

    Location

    Enterprise, Imperial College London, Level 3 Faculty Building, South Kensington Campus, London, SW7 2AZ

    Francesca joined Imperial in April 2016, having spent six years in the semiconductor sector for Lighting and Energy applications (Post-doctoral experience at Delft University of Technology and Philips Research). She holds a PhD in Physical Chemistry from Utrecht University (NL).

     

  • Dr Susan Mulcahy

    Dr Susan Mulcahy

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    Dr Susan Mulcahy Corporate Partnerships Associate, Data Science Institute and Business School - Faculty of Engineering

    +44 (0)7725612448

    Location

    Enterprise, Imperial College London, Data Science Institute, William Penney Lab, South Kensington Campus, London, SW7 2AZ

    Susan joined the team in 2016, following her data-driven PhD in Imperial’s Bioengineering dept, where she also taught MATLAB to postgrads for four years. She has lived in Tokyo and France and worked for Hewlett-Packard in high-volume manufacturing. She holds a Mechanical Engineering degree from Purdue University and an INSEAD MBA.

  • Dr Vjera Magdalenic-Moussavi

    Dr Vjera Magdalenic-Moussavi

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    Dr Vjera Magdalenic-Moussavi Head of Corporate Partnerships, Faculty of Medicine

    +44 (0) 20 7594 2717

    Location

    Enterprise, Imperial College London, Level 3 Faculty Building, South Kensington Campus, London, SW7 2AZ

    Vjera joined Imperial in 2013 following 10 years' commercial experience in biotechnology start-ups and spinouts. Her industrial involvement spanned several sectors including diagnostic, pharmaceutical, chemical and energy. She holds a PhD in Immunology from the University of Edinburgh.

  • Dr Sandra Esteres Chopo

    Dr Sandra Esteres Chopo

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    Dr Sandra Esteres Chopo Corporate Partnerships Associate, Faculty of Medicine

    +44 (0) 20 7594 9837

    Location

    Enterprise, Imperial College London, Level 3 Faculty Building, South Kensington Campus, London, SW7 2AZ

    Sandra joined Imperial in September 2014 with 10 years' experience in biomedical research. She also has experience in consulting for the pharmaceutical industry and in R&D within the consumer goods industry. She holds a PhD from the European Molecular Biology Laboratory.

  • Julian Sikondari

    Julian Sikondari

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    Julian Sikondari Head of Corporate Partnerships, Business School

    +44 (0) 20 7594 5940

    Location

    Imperial College Business School, Imperial College London, Level 3 Faculty Building, South Kensington Campus, London, SW7 2AZ

    Julian joined Imperial in August 2013 having worked in the public and private sectors within engineering, construction, academia and politics. Julian has an MBA and an MA in International Business.

  • Dr Becky Wilson

    Dr Becky Wilson

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    Dr Becky Wilson Head of Corporate Partnerships, Faculty of Natural Sciences

    +44 (0) 20 7594 3798

    Location

    Enterprise, Imperial College London, Level 3 Faculty Building, South Kensington Campus, London, SW7 2AZ

    Becky holds a PhD in microbiology from Imperial. Following positions in life sciences start-up companies and postdoctoral experience at the University of California San Francisco, she returned to the College in 2007.

  • Dr Kay Penicud

    Dr Kay Penicud

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    Dr Kay Penicud Corporate Partnerships Associate, Faculty of Natural Sciences

    +44 (0) 20 7594 7596

    Location

    Enterprise, Imperial College London, Level 3 Faculty Building, South Kensington Campus, London, SW7 2AZ

    Kay joined Imperial in 2015 following almost 3 years at GSK working in financial and commerical strategy. Kay holds a MBiochem from Oxford, a PhD in Cancer Biology from the CR-UK London Research Institute, and a CIMA qualification.