The overall strategic and financial responsibility of CBMNet rests with our Management Board. This is currently made up of seven academics and three industrialists:

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  • Prof. Jeffrey Green (University of Sheffield)
  • Prof. Susan Molyneux-Hodgson (University of Exeter)
  • Prof. Gill Stephens (University of Nottingham)
  • Dr. Gavin Thomas  (University of York)
  • Prof. David Kelly (University of Sheffield)
  • Dr. Sam Miller (University of Aberdeen)
  • Dr. Lars Jeuken (University of Leeds)
  • Dr. Ian Hodgson (FujiFilm Diosynth Biotechnologies)
  • Dr. Preben Krabben (Independent Biotechnology and Bioenergy Expert)
  • Dr. Anna Sobolewska-Stawiarz (Croda Europe Ltd)
  • Dr. Alan Goddard (University of Aston)

The Management Board oversees the: strategic goals of the network; delivery and dissemination of innovative approaches relevant to remit; promotion of academic-industrial interactions; processes for inviting, assessing and allocating Proof-of-Concept funding; reviewing strategic goals and network events.

Our past board members include:

  • Graham Eastham (Lucite International)
  • Doug Cossar (Croda Europe Ltd)