Deputy Director, UCL Advances
As a researcher and entrepreneur, Alastair supports start-up activity and SME engagement across UCL with a particular focus on mobile and digital enterprise. Alastair oversees UCL Digital Business Labs and is involved in delivering UCL's contributions to the Capitial Accelerator Programme. He has helped create courses like The Mobile Academy – a joint programme delivered with Mobile Monday London that has helped take participants to Mobile World Congress and LeWeb.
Alastair is co-founder and board member of several companies including We Are Pop Up and UCL spinout Satalia Inc. He sits on the Special Group for Entrepreneurship for the British Computer Society and is a mentor at the Wayra Academy and Springboard (Now Techstars).
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme.
This project has received funding from the Government of the Republic of Cyprus through the Directorate General for the European Programmes, Coordination and Development.