Claire is a dual qualified Barrister and Solicitor, with a MBA from Cranfield School of Management and 15 years experience. Claire was the Group Head of Compliance of the largest property services group in the UK, where she experienced firsthand the pain caused to organisations and their customers by breaches of privacy legislation.
Vinay is an Engineer, Entrepreneur and an MBA from Cranfield School of Management with over ten years of experience and a passion towards innovative technical solutions for business challenges. Specialist in in product design, developing technical solutions, customer engagement and optimising business operations.
Stella is an experienced Finance Director and Managing Director. Until December 2016 Stella was the Managing Director of a software business within the Pharma sector. She has led three successful exits to PE buyers, significantly growing the revenue, EBITDA and multiple achieved. She now advises and invests in growing businesses.
Peter is the CTO of Chartco, the world’s largest distributor of navigational data. As the previous CTO of Phlexglobal, Peter is widely experienced in the provision of electronic Trial Master File (eTMF) systems and services to the global clinical research market. Peter is a specialist in IT Strategy and delivery, Strategic and Operational Management and has led strategic technological development in multiple organisations.
Dr Shailendra is the Director of the Bettany Centre for Entrepreneurship, Cranfield University. He has proven expertise in the development of entrepreneurial ecosystems, technology commercialisation and entrepreneurship education.
Dr Stephanie Hussels is known for her passion in early stage and growth companies. She is the Director of Full Time MBA at Cranfield University and the Co-Director of Business Growth & Development Programme (BGP), the longest established owner-manager programme in the UK.