Corporate Partnerships has been renamed as Enterprise. It will be led by Dr Simon Hepworth as Director of Enterprise and will comprise the following four groups:
1. A Programme Management Office, which from 1 August combines the Project Management team from Imperial Consultants (ICON) and the Major Projects team from Corporate Partnerships. The new group is led by Dr Simon Philbin and provides programme, project and consortium management services for academic-led initiatives.
2. The Corporate Partnerships group, delivering research funds from industry, now led by Nik Pishavadia;
3. The Enterprise Ventures group, supporting delivery of complex projects and new College initiatives, including Imperial Business Partners and Tech Foresight;
4. The Enterprise Strategy group, supporting the growth of the College’s enterprise community.
ICON will remain a separate entity to continue to facilitate staff consultancy work.