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Nicola is a Partner at Taylor Vinters, an international law firm focusing on innovation and disruption with offices in Oxford, London, Cambridge and Singapore.
Danae is the CEO of Yoxly, a venture that provides a range of remote sexual health services through an ecosystem designed to give users more convenience, privacy, accessibility, and control.
Dr Assia Kasdi is a CEO of Milvus Advanced Ltd and pioneered a nano-material catalyst made of Earth-abundant materials.
Carrie Lomas runs two ‘purpose with profit’ companies, one in EdTech (educational technology) and the other in sustainability for retail, which connects consumers to their buying choices.
Joana Lenkova is the founder of Futures Forward Ltd. Futures Forward is a strategy and futures consultancy company founded in 2019.
Anna Richards is the founder and Director of Maymessy, a social enterprise which supports young people in need through bespoke cookery classes and wellness activities
Dr Cathy Ye, an Oxford alumna (DPhil, 2005), is an Associate Professor in Engineering Science as well as the co-founder of Ivy Farm Technologies.
Daisy Allington is the Chief Operating Officer and co-founder of Cognitant – a health-technology start-up that aims to improve patient education.
Dr Zhanet Zaharieva, a St Cross College, Oxford alumna (DPhil, 2018), is the Chief Operating Officer and co-founder of Quantum Dice Ltd. Founded in 2019
Rebecca Gingell is the Finance and Operations Director of Meshworks, a subsidiary of an advanced materials and 3D-printing company
Sian Gaskell is the Managing Director of award-winning & fast-growing PR agency CubanEight.
Susan Burton is the CEO and founder of Classlist, a rapidly expanding community app for school parents
Kirsten is founder of LitHits, a digital reading venture that aims to break down barriers to reading
Aarti is the founder of Circadian Therapeutics where she coordinates preclinical work and strategizes the next steps forward along the development pipeline
Victoria is the Co-founder of Oxford Code Lab which she set-up with her husband. Their vision is to develop a product for charities to help manage their work more efficiently.
Martine is the founder of Creo Incubator; a start-up that provides gamified and interactive entrepreneurial and business know-how education.
Wenmiao Yu, co-founder of Quantum Dice, a pioneering high-speed and secure Quantum Random Number Generation (QRNG).
Rachel Hammond is the founder and Director of eEdge, who run training courses and offer professional urban design consultancy.
R. A. Williams is the founder of a Business Coaching practice, RWilliamsCoaching.
Charlotte Hochman is an empowerment and innovation expert working across sectors and through entrepreneurship on the question of agency.
Gabriella is the CEO and co-founder of VacTrack; a digital patient-centric platform that provides seamless vaccine tracking and guidance.
Andrea is the executive director at NABIO, a non-profit working to support women groups into commercial agriculture.
Simi Lindgren is the Founder and CEO of the YUTYBAZAR, an AI-driven beauty marketplace helping conscious beauty shoppers find the right products
Panacea Stars is an innovative translation platform that helps sci-entreprenuers to transform their research findings into thriving companies
Sofiia Verkhorturova is the founder of Unbox, a platform that offers students a unified career discovery experience from the day they step onto university campus to the day they graduate.
Marthe Naudts is the CEO and Founder of the Oxford Business Review, aiming to provide all students with the insights, skills and community needed to thrive in the world of business
Laure Sylvie Loutala M’polo is the founder and CEO of Lady Boss Events.
Mira Kassouf co-founded the Innovation Forum Oxford, a platform that offers inspiration, education and support for entrepreneurially-minded/curious scientists
Leslie is the Founder and CEO of Oxford Healthspan, a nutraceutical company based on Oxford research into healthy aging compounds.
Angie Lang is the founder of beverage company Swirlit, with the aim to provide alternatives to sugary and acidic drinks with a focus on oral health.
Jasmine Richards is the founder of StoryMix a children's book incubator with a social purpose that creates stories with inclusive casts of characters.
Libby Wood is the Associate Director for Programmes, Entrepreneurship Centre, Saïd Business School
Julia Mallaby is the co-founder & CEO of Bimble, a digital platform for listing the places you love.
Shawn McQueen-Ruggeiro is the founder of CareerPoint; the very first online career advancement platform aimed at young professionals 5-10 years after graduating university.
Professor Simonetta Manfredi, Associate Dean for Research & Knowledge Exchange Business School, Oxford Brookes University
Simonetta Manfreddi is the Associate Dean for Research & Knowledge Exchange Business School at Oxford Brookes University and project lead focusing on the underrepresentation of women scientists as founders of universities spin-out companies.
Fiona Reid is the founder and former Executive Director of the Oxford Centre for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the Saïd Business School.
Shelley Meagher is the Founder of Magdalen Means Business Enterprise and Innovation Network, supporting entrepreneurship and leading initiatives in entrepreneurship.
Nicki Campling is the ecosystem manager at Barclays Eagle Labs which helps to support start-ups to innovate and grow.
Iva Fattorini is the founder of Artocene, a company that integrates the healing power of the arts with medicine.
Melinda Kenneway is the founder & CEO of Kudos, a platform which enables researchers to share their research outside of the academic sphere.
Candice Hampson is the CEO and Co-Founder of Liminal Health which connects people affected by chronic conditions to remote health coaches and personalised content, providing them with the support needed for better outcomes.
Selma Studer is the founder of GONG, a wellness venture aimed at helping people to relax and find a sense of calm through gong baths.
Aneeta Madhavan is the co-founder of Talking Cranes, a Diversity & Inclusion start up working with companies to develop, advance and retain talent from diverse backgrounds and experiences,
Maria Pousa is a partner in Aletta Angels, an angel investment collective investing in early stage start-ups that empower women.
Priya Oberoi is the founder and Managing Partner of Oberoi Capital Partners Limited, a boutique firm providing third-party fundraising and positioning expertise in the Middle East.
Lily is the Head of Strategy at Arctoris, the world’s first fully automated drug discovery platform.
Dr Nara Orban is the Chief Operating Officer of the Phaim Pharma Ltd and is responsible for the regulatory, tax, compliance, communication and accounting aspects of Phaim Pharma Ltd.
Becky Fishman is an independent communications consultant, specialising in ventures and SMEs
Angela Hobbs is the CEO of Wilkinson Hall, a consultancy business based in Oxford
Maria Gureeva is the founder of Earth of Maria, a recipe website with a focus on flavourful vegan comfort food for busy people.
Asha Bayliss is the founder of Oxonia Solutions, a virtual assistant services business.
Diana Torgersen is a Venture Investor at Novo Holdings, a world-leading life science investor with a focus on creating long-term value
Maria Rotilu is the current MD of the Oxford Seed Fund, a student-led VC (Venture Capital) body that invests in Oxford-affiliated startups every year.
Sarah Barratt Ball is the Director of Oxford’s Creative Destruction Lab (CDL), a global programme that mentors massively scalable, seed stage, science and deep-tech ventures.
Chibugo Okafor is the founder and CEO of Kendake Honey, a social enterprise focused on utilising the apiculture sector to provide job opportunities for women and youth
Natalia Efremova is co-founder of Deep Planet, a company which applies machine learning and satellite imagery for precision agriculture
Laura Johnson Blair is chief strategy officer of Farmforce, enabling transparent sourcing from smallholder and medium-scale farmers in developing markets.
Kate Thiers is co-founder of I-Drop Water Holdings, an innovative social impact company in the African retail drinking water market
Hema Vallabh is the CEO of WomEng and WomHub, assisting women in engineering and across STEM fields in order to combat gender discrimination.
Ishveen Jolly is the founder and CEO of OpenSponsorship, the largest two-sided marketplace for sports sponsorship which helps connect brands to athletes.
Natalya Vilyavina is the UK Chapter Lead and Executive Board member at the Oxford Entrepreneurs Network
Anna Cleland is the founder of Work-Happy, a platform which equips individuals to take control of their happiness at work
Dr Katerina Spranger is an Oxford alumnus who is now CEO and Founder of Oxford Heartbeat, making cardiovascular surgeries safer and more accurate.
Avery Bang is Founder of Bridges to Prosperity, providing infrastructure to connect over 1.2 million rural people with education, healthcare and job opportunities.
Vimbai Chagonda is Cofounder of Betvel limited operating as Belle Vita Fashions, a fashion boutique in Zimbabwe.
Placi Espejo is the Head of Business Development at Oxford Technology Park, one of the newest Science and Technology hubs in the county
Napala Pratini is co-founder of Habitual, a behavioural change technology company
Maneesha Wijesinghe, Founder of Kola Project, aiming to modernise consumer retail to be waste-free and customer-centric
Fiona Story is the University Relationship Manager for Oxford University Innovation, spreading the word about the work OUI does within the University
Justine Shaw is the co-founder of Literati & Light, creators of eco-friendly home fragrances inspired by great works of literature.
María Zubeldía leads the Entrepreneurship Centre at Saïd Business School, University of Oxford
Robyn Fukumoto is Strategic Design Lead at BCG Digital Ventures and Co-founder of Lani & Kai, a sustainable sunscreen.
Sarah Haywood is the Managing Director for Advanced Oxford, a membership group bringing together Oxfordshire companies, institutions and organisations focused on innovation and knowledge-related business.
Jennifer Manson is Chief Operating Officer of Podium, a community-moderated social network solving the problems of abuse, misinformation and toxicity online.
Olivia Durand and Paula Larsson are co-founders of Uncomfortable Oxford, a social enterprise that runs 'uncomfortable' history tours, workshops and events.
Sharmita Stokes is Founder of MumsCorp, an online platform which helps busy mums find professional services from a network of qualified local mums.
Ani Haykuni is Founder of VANN, a digital health platform providing cancer patients with the tools to self-monitor vital information and mental health states.
Bronwyn Dugtig is the Programme Manager for Developing Talent at the Skoll Centre for Social Entrepreneurship at Said Business School.
Nicola Nice is Founder of Pomp & Whimsy, a classically distilled gin updated for a contemporary palate that is inspired by women, for women.
Adjoa Adjei-Twum is the Founder of EBII group, offering education and expert consulting services, supporting diversification and growth in emerging markets.
Grace Baghdadi, Co-Founder of Females for Finance (F^3), aims to bridge the male-female wealth gap by providing a free online program to high-achieving high school girls.
Halimah Omogiafo is the Founder of Koody, an online marketplace for financial advice making it cheaper and more accessible.
Louise Webster is Founder of The Curious Bear Club, a fun and interactive virtual coffee club bringing people together to learn about, discuss, and drink fantastic coffee.
Tejal Lodhia is the founder and director of Senzill Travels Ltd which provides unbiased and value for money travel options.
Noël Duan is founder of Argos & Artemis, the first global community and lifestyle platform designed to inform and inspire dog parents.
Ebun is the Founder of Oxfurnished, a platform to revolutionise and provide environmentally-friendly furniture options for short-term use.
Nathania Aritao is Founder of TAYO International, providing financial education and management tools made for migrant workers.
Tami Majeed is the CEO of Nigelle de Crѐte, a new luxury skincare start up taking consumers back to nature.
Nessa Carey is a Royal Society Entrepreneur in Residence at Oxford University who facilitates the route to impact through scientific research.
Joy Foster is Founder of TechPixies, upskilling women with tech for returning to the world of work, changing careers, or starting a business.
Jessica Bruce is Founder of Run3D, who has developed a powerful and scientifically accurate way to analyse and prevent running injuries.
Ruthe Farmer built and scaled up NCWIT Aspirations in Computing, a multifaceted programme for women and girls in computer science.
Rosie Jacobs and Anna Munday set Independent Oxford up in 2015 and showcase the best indie businesses in Oxford.
Paula Skokowski is currently Chief Marketing Officer at Incognia, and a co-founder and investment manager of the Oxford Angel Fund.
Bhavini is CEO of BeamData, a civic tech venture that improves the data capacity of social enterprises and local governments.
Lauren Xie is co-founder of Lively Worlds, a think-and-do tank that engages in research, education in order to create a regenerative future.
Elizabeth Filippouli is CEO of Global Thinkers Forum, facilitating accountable leadership, women’s empowerment and youth development.
Carolyn Hicks is the Chief Finance and Operations Officer at Brill Power, a spin-out company from the University of Oxford specialises in limiting battery wastage by extending the life-time of lithium-ion battery packs.
Julie Macken is ‘Deputy Queen Bee’ at Neve’s Bees, a 100% natural skincare brand made from their bees’ beeswax.
Dr Mehak Mumtaz is Co-founder and COO of Intelligent Lab on Fiber (iLoF), a platform using artificial intelligence and photonics to build a cloud-based library of diseases biomarkers and biological profiles
Alice Curry is founder and CEO of Lantana Publishing, a company promoting diversity and inclusion in children’s literature.
Ros Deegan is the CEO of OMass Therapeutics, using biophysical technology to push drug discovery for genetic diseases and immunology
Stephanie Gnissios is the cofounder of Climate Risk Services, which supports its clients in responding and adapting to the physical, technological, regulatory, and social impacts of climate change
Marja is co-founder of Jump, an online platform and marketplace helping jobseekers find the right employment, and businesses find the ...
Ludmila Milla is the founder of UJJI, a platform supporting its users in actively but securely working towards their goals
Leah Spasova is the Founder of LIFESEXPERTS, specialising in sex and relationships education for adults.
Liv is an award-winning entrepreneur, founder of a food-tech startup, GrubClub.
Maggie is a serial entrepreneur and a full-time Oxford student.
Lilia Stoyanov is Chief Executive Officer and Angel Investor at Transformify.
Trang is currently working as the interim COO at Archangel Imaging.
Bethan is a tea expert, and the Founder of HotTea Mama.
Bunmi Ayeh is a University of Oxford alumna, and fashion entrepreneur.
Swati is co-founder of WALLAROO, a food company dedicated to challenging our idea of clean snacking.
Nix is the Founder of Nixercise, a refreshingly realistic approach to health, fitness and nutrition.
Elspeth Briscoe is the CEO and Founder of Learning with Experts.
Ilana Wisby is the CEO of Oxford Quantum Circuits, an early stage Oxford University spin-out company founded by Dr Peter Leek.
Dr Zsuzsa Mayer, is the Co-founder of EcoSync, a company which is revolutionising energy saving for large organisations.
Prabh Simran Badal is the Founder of Chirrup Foods, an insect flour based cookie company.
Renee is the Founder and Head of Explosions at The Curiosity Box, the UK's first STEM subscription box.
Mariana is Founder and Director of Fruto, a digital experience design studio.
Helen Wright is the Founder of 9-2-3, specialising in placing high quality professional candidates into jobs with flexible hours.
Macarena Hernandez and Ana Maria Ñungo are the founders of Language Amigo, connecting language ’Learners’ with native speaking ‘Amigos’.
Grace Gibbons is the founder/creative director of Bounce Video, a film and marketing company based in Oxford.
Revolutionising baby products by using space technologies.
A company studying proteins in their native folded states.
Chau-Jean Lin is the Co-founder and Director of Marulin, a London-based company that sources tea from Taiwan.
Georgina Atwell is the Founder Toppsta, a children’s books website.
Lily and Violet Adams are twin sisters and Co-founders of Nerd Pirates, a creative agency.
Kieran Clarke is Professor of Physiological Biochemistry and runs T∆S®, a spinout company.
Lucy is the Co-founder of moodoo, an app that lets you know which friends are nearby and what they’re in they're in the mood to do.
Rowan Gardner is the CEO of Ozo Innovations Ltd (OZO), a company which develops oxidative solutions.
Jessica White is the VP of Meet'n'Learn, a platform for online & offline tutoring.
Ekaterina (Katia) is the CEO and co-founder of Prolific, a crowdsourcing platform for paid participant recruitment.
Dominique is the Co-founder and Creative Director of UPROSA, a brand that aims to bring real science into the consumer market.
Riham is the Co-founder and CEO of MeVitae, a cognitive recruiting system that makes intelligent and personalised hiring decisions.
Susan is the founder of Classlist, a vertical social network and platform for school parents.
Charlotte is a freelance film-maker, journalist and media trainer based in Oxford.
Dr Samantha Decombel is the Co-Founder and CSO of FitnessGenes Limited.