Our Team

Andrew Cameron

Senior Commercialisation Manager

Kaiwhakahaere Whakapakihi Matua—Senior Commercialisation Manager

Andrew works on the Wellington UniVentures biotechnology portfolio. Passionate about advancing life-changing solutions through person-centred healthcare, Andrew has…

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Deja Harrison

Programme Manager—KiVa

Kaiwhakahaere Hōtaka—Programme Manager 

Deja joins the KiVa team as Programme Manager covering Kieu Pham while she is on maternity leave.

Deja will…

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Dr Franck Natali

Innovator-in-Residence

Kaiwaihanga ki Te Paewai—Inventor-in-Residence

Dr Franck Natali—a Senior Lecturer in the School of Chemical and Physical Sciences, and lead scientist in…

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Grant Lumsden

Partnerships Manager & Senior Project Engineer

Kaiwhakahaere Rangapū me te Kaipūkaha Kaupapa Matua—Partnerships Manager & Senior Project Engineer 

Grant’s role sees him working across both the Robinson…

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Hamish Findlay

General Manager Commercialisation

Mata Awhinuku Whakapakihi— General Manager Commercialisation 

Hamish is responsible for managing Wellington UniVentures' Intellectual Property (IP) Commercialisation team as they work…

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Jack Clemens

Analyst

Kaitātari—Analyst 

Jack is an analyst in Wellington UniVentures' Intellectual Property Commercialisation team.

As an analyst, Jack is responsible for screening Te Herenga…

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Dr Janice Cheng

Senior Commercialisation Manager

Kaiwhakahaere Whakapakihi Matua—Senior Commercialisation Manager 

Janice is responsible for supporting Wellington UniVentures' biotechnology portfolio and manages our analyst team who screen…

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Jeremy Jones

Senior Commercialisation Manager

Kaiwhakahaere Whakapakihi Matua—Senior Commercialisation Manager 

Jeremy Jones is responsible for Wellington UniVentures' portfolio of biotechnology research. Jeremy has returned back to…

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Julia Rothman

Government Liaison-Space and Defence

Kaitakawaenga Kaurauna – Tuarangi me te Waonga

Julia is responsible for development opportunities for the Robinson Research Institute, focusing on government…

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Julie Crisford

Contracts & Portfolio Manager

Kaiwhakahaere Kirimana me ngā Kaupapa—Contracts & Portfolio Manager 

Julie is responsible for helping the Wellington UniVentures' team negotiate relationships, contracts, licences…

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Kieu Pham

Programmes Manager—Education

Kaiwhakahaere Hōtaka—Programme Manager 

Kieu is currently on maternity leave until July 2022. Please contact Deja Harrison with any questions.

Kieu works with…

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Liam Sutton

Commercialisation Manager

Kaiwhakahaere Whakapakihi—Commercialisation Manager 

Liam manages the Architecture, Design, and ICT portfolios. 

He initially joined the Wellington UniVentures team as an Assistant Commercialisation…

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