With a career spanning almost 20 years in Industry and academia, Robert spent time within Industrial R&D developing thin film coatings for the Laminated Board, Metalised Paper, & Film / Foil packaging industry before a switch to University.
A second career as Technology Transfer Officer (TTO), Knowledge Exchange (KE) Manager and latterly as Head of Enterprise & Business Development in a leading Scottish Technological University underpins Five Eleven Innovation core capability within research commercialization, Innovation management, UK and EU funding bid development, start-up and spinout.
Founded by Global Scot, Bob Creighton, University Innovations works with some of the world leading Universities and spinout companies. Clients includes Forbes World 100 Top Universities and Times Higher Education Award winners.
Bob and Business Development Director (North America), Betty Cosgrove, bring a wealth of University-Industry experience.
Working collaboratively across the US, UK and Europe, the companies offer unique support packages to early stage businesses and Universities seeking to "Internationalise".