Our Board

Venturefest Oxford benefits from the considerable knowledge and expertise of its Executive Board, bringing together leaders from academia, research, business and investors.

Mike Foster

Mike Foster

Executive Chair, Venturefest Oxford & Oxford Innovation, Centre Director

Steve Burgess

Steve Burgess

CEO, The Oxford Trust

Alistair Fitt

Alistair Fitt

Vice-Chancellor, Oxford Brookes University

Liz Kirby

Liz Kirby

Director of Innovation at STFC, part of UKRI

Nicola McConville

Nicola McConville

Partner, Penningtons Manches

Eileen Modral

Eileen Modral

Investment Manager, OION

Maria Nikolou

Maria Nikolou

Said Business School, Oxford University CDL Venture Manager

Jens Tholstrup

Jens Tholstrup

Managing Director of OION, Development Director at SQW Group and Senior Advisor, Oxford Economics

Nigel Tipple

Nigel Tipple

Chief Executive, Oxfordshire Local Enterprise Partnership (OxLEP)

Martin Townsend

Martin Townsend

UKAEA, Head of Business Development

Stuart Wilkinson

Stuart Wilkinson

Head, Knowledge Exchange and Impact Team, University of Oxford

 

PARTNERS

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Now in its 21st year, Venturefest Oxford continues to bring together entrepreneurs, innovators and SMEs with investors, support services and a host of like-minded people who want to be part of the county’s business success.

All tickets include: complimentary bus travel to and from the event, access to all Venturefest Oxford sessions, exhibition, showcase, complimentary tea & coffee, lunch and closing drinks reception. Early bird tickets on sale from 23rd April!

Student entry is free of charge – valid ID will be required.

 

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Wednesday 11th September 2019
Oxford Brookes University,
Headington Campus