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Mead makes his way to Mobeus
Matthew Mead has resurfaced at Mobeus Equity Partners as a venture partner ten months after stepping down as chief investment officer of Mercia Technologies.
Laurentian hires Haché
Robert Haché will end his tenure as vice-president of research and innovation at York University to lead Laurentian University from July.
Jandhyala bids CoMotion farewell
Vikram Jandhyala is standing down as executive director of University of Washington’s CoMotion but will remain with the university in other capacities.
Chylla becomes Autm chairman
Richard Chylla, executive director of MSU Technologies, has taken over as chairman of Autm's board of directors, succeeding Alison Campbell.
Van Nevel vaults over to Qbic
Cédric Van Nevel has departed Bekaert to become an investment manager at Qbic, a venture fund manager focused on spinouts of Ghent, Brussels and Antwerp universities and of Vito.
IU commences dig at the Quarry
Indiana University has retooled its entrepreneurial support offering to enhance its services in business case development, executive recruitment and the sourcing of capital.
Andrén draws curtain at Cicada Innovations
Multi-university-backed incubator Cicada Innovations has lost its chief executive and managing director Petra Andrén, who has decided to spend more time with her family.
Metcalf leaves MIT for TSEF
Impact investment unit TSEF has appointed Lara Metcalf to direct the investment strategy of its third fund focused on financial, health and human services technologies.

Other News

Cambridge Enterprise bowls over Bailey
University of Cambridge's commercialisation arm has found a new entrepreneur-in-residence in Paul Bailey with experience in human capital planning and links with local academic-industry initiatives.
Wilkinson signs up to UMI3
Andrew Wilkinson will become CEO of Manchester's tech transfer office in the new year, building on his experience at the university generating 2D material spinouts.
Purdue entices Henderson
Scott Henderson has become Purdue Research Foundation’s chief entrepreneurial officer to guide through ecosystems at Purdue projects such as the Discovery Park research district.
Nowak takes on Wyoming role
Henry Nowak has left North Dakota State University to direct University of Wyoming’s tech transfer hub.
Cheng faces NTU cheating charges
Cheng Choong Hung, formerly of Nanyang Technological University’s innovation arm, allegedly cheated organisations including NTU of $225,000.
Hopkins hops onto Parkwalk Advisors
Tom Hopkins will perform services he previously provided through consultancy Kin Capital while also helping Parkwalk strengthen its customer service.

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