Boris Bouqueniaux - Head of Business Support
Boris is responsible for the Business Support team and for information analysis and reporting.
He oversees project developments and the IP portfolio management system, as well as related processes and management information reporting.
Prior to his current post, Boris held several roles at Cambridge Enterprise including Business Support Manager and Senior Technology Associate in the Life Sciences team.
Before joining Cambridge Enterprise, Boris worked as a research associate for an international executive search consultancy providing senior manager and executive recruitment services to the life science and healthcare industries.
Boris has an MSc in Biology from the University of Montpellier (France) and Level 5 Award in Management from the Institute of Leadership and Management.
Boris joined the Technology Transfer Office of the University (which became Cambridge Enterprise in 2006) in September 2003.
Natalie Kirsch - IP Portfolio Coordinator, Physical Sciences
Natalie is responsible for the coordination of our Physical Sciences intellectual property portfolio held by Cambridge Enterprise on behalf of the University. She is a member of Business Support, the team responsible for business intelligence as well as the administration and management of our portfolio of inventions, patents and agreements.
Natalie coordinates the execution of commercial and internal agreements put in place in relation to our Physical Sciences portfolio, as well as ensuring the relevant data is captured and maintained, thereby contributing to the integrity of Cambridge Enterprise’s portfolio data.
Prior to her current position, Natalie worked in several companies from heavy industry to medical materials in product development.
Natalie has a Master’s degree in Materials Science and Engineering from the University of Sheffield.
Natalie joined Cambridge Enterprise in September 2013.
Suzanne Lowe - Support and Archiving Assistant
Suzy is responsible for the archiving of technology transfer cases and the maintenance of systematic and orderly records of new and existing technology transfer related documents.
She also provides secretarial, data entry and administrative support to members of the Business Support team during absences and as and when needed.
Prior to her current position, she co-ordinated travel, meeting bookings and visitor arrangements.
Suzy joined Cambridge Enterprise in May 2011.
Andy Watts - Database Analyst
Andy is the Database Analyst at Cambridge Enterprise and is responsible for the maintenance of the case management system and management reporting/data analysis.
Andy has enhanced the accuracy of the data held in the case management system, produced the various statistics required for the Annual Review and been instrumental in analysing and extracting the metrics for Cambridge Enterprise’s section of the annual HE-BCI survey.
Before joining Cambridge Enterprise, Andy held various roles including ‘Fraud Partnership Co-Ordinator and Data Analyst’ in local government, Project Specialist and Client Liaison Team Leader, both in the Financial Services industry.
Andy has a BSc Hons in Mathematical Statistics and Operational Research from the University of Exeter.
Andy joined Cambridge Enterprise in July 2017.
Nitasha Mutreja - Post Deal Coordinator
Nitasha is ‘Post-deal Coordinator’ within Business Support, the team responsible for the company’s business intelligence and the administration and management of our intellectual property portfolio.
The Business Support team continues to improve the breadth and accuracy of the portfolio data that we hold and which is drawn on to produce key performance indicators for reporting at all levels, including for University departments and UK government bodies.
Nitasha coordinates the post-deal administration of the licences and agreements put in place in relation to our portfolio of inventions and patents. She ensures relevant information is captured, thereby contributing to the completeness and accuracy of Cambridge Enterprise’s portfolio data.
Nitasha previously worked at the Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership and the Department of Medicine at Addenbrookes Hospital where she coordinated various finance and administrative tasks for her team. Prior to that, she worked at CPA Global in patent renewal and KPMG in operations.
Nitasha has an MBA in HR and Finance and a BA degree in Economics.
Nitasha joined Cambridge Enterprise in March 2019.
Nicola Taylor - Life Sciences IP Portfolio Coordinator
Nicola is responsible for the coordination of our Life Sciences intellectual property portfolio held by Cambridge Enterprise on behalf of the University. She is a member of Business Support, the team responsible for business intelligence as well as the administration and management of our portfolio of inventions, patents and agreements.
Nicola coordinates the execution of commercial and internal agreements put in place in relation to our Life Sciences portfolio, as well as ensuring the relevant data is captured and maintained, thereby contributing to the integrity of Cambridge Enterprise’s portfolio data.
Nicola joined Cambridge Enterprise in April 2019.
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