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Mann moves on from OUI
GUV Personality of the Year awardee Mark Mann has launched his own consultancy after having overseen Oxford’s social enterprises portfolio.
WSU chooses Klee for tech transfer office
Lindsay Klee is the new senior director of technology commercialisation at Wayne State University, having previously worked twice for University of Michigan.
Aubrey and Townend bid farewell to IP Group
CEO Alan Aubrey and CIO Mike Townend are stepping down today, although both will remain employees for six months and consultants thereafter.
Tolbert takes trip to URVentures
University of Rochester has rehired Harl Tolbert, currently with Pennsylvania State University, as associate vice-president of URVentures.
Georgia Tech selects Sivakumar
Raghupathy “Siva” Sivakumar has been appointed as the university’s inaugural vice-president of commercialisation and chief commercialisation officer.
Hédé assumes Linksium leadership position
François Hédé has taken over as president of Linksium, succeeding Gilles Talbotier who had led the tech transfer organisation for six years.
WashU chooses Carter as CCO
Dedric Carter has been appointed as Washington University in St Louis first vice chancellor for innovation and chief commercialisation officer.
UWG brings in Ila
Daryush Ila, a 10-year tech transfer veteran at FSU, will assume the vice-president for innovation and research role at UWG.

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Northern Gritstone puts leadership in place
Jim O’Neill, Duncan Johnson and Russell Schofield-Bezer will lead the investment company set up by the universities of Leeds, Manchester and Sheffield.
Toulouse Tech Transfer chooses Cazeneuve
Patrick Cazeneuve will succeed inaugural president Pierre Dufresne at the regional tech transfer organisation, bringing with him 25 years of expertise.
Tucker takes a bow at UC
William Tucker, executive director of InnovationAccess at UC Davis, has retired after nearly two decades with University of California.
Soderstrom steps down from OCR
Jon Soderstrom will step down as managing director of Yale University’s tech transfer office tomorrow after 25 years in the job.
UChicago appoints duo to Duality
Chuck Vallurupalli and Preeti Chalsani will serve as senior director and deputy director, respectively, of the quantum accelerator.
IST Austria gains VP for tech transfer
Prof Bernd Bickel will be the inaugural vice-president for technology transfer at IST Austria as part of a wider management reshuffle.

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O’Brien to lead Cambridge Enterprise
Diarmuid O’Brien will take over as chief executive of Cambridge Enterprise this September following the retirement of Tony Raven.
Raven reaches for next adventure
Tony Raven, CEO of Cambridge Enterprise and a GUV Lifetime Achievement awardee, will step down by the end of next year.
Lifetime Achievement Award: Koenraad Debackere
Koenraad Debackere, managing director, KU Leuven Research and Development, and chairman, Gemma Frisius Fund has received the GUV Lifetime Achievement Award 2019
Personality of the Year: Mark Mann
Put in the driving seat of Oxford University Innovation’s new social enterprise campaign, Mark Mann – this year’s Personality of the Year – surely has one of the most fascinating jobs in academic tech transfer.
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