Andrew is the Knowledge Transfer Adviser for Lancashire and Cumbria
The KTP programme promotes business led, open innovation by connecting companies with academic expertise to enable them to grow their business. Andrew looks after businesses supporting their projects with knowledge bases in many parts of the country. He also maintains relationships with a number of designated universities in relation to their participation in the programme.
Andrew has a B.Sc. and Ph.D. in biochemistry and has spent most of his working life managing new product developments in biotechnology, in vitro diagnostics and instrumentation companies, including 11 years as a director of a public company.