Ned Wakeman

Manchester, United Kingdom

Approach
Ned's Skills
Fundraising
Strategy
Business Development
Design
Finance
Legal
Marketing
Operations
Product Management
Public Relations
Recruiting
Sales
Technical
User Experience
Background

Startup Experience

Founded 2+ startups

About Ned

I run an incubator/accelerator in AstraZeneca's most successful site, and build ecosystems of support for companies.
Previously investment banker, primarily focused on life sciences (raised ~$250m, now valued > $2b)
Previously scientist - neuroscience, psychoneuroimmunology, neuropsychopharmacology (Oxford, Yale, CSUF)
starting 7th company, delivery platforms & drug development in ophthalmology

Quote

Quid Verum Atque Decens - Horace

Education

University of Oxford

Research to Ph.D. - ABD

1989 - 1995

Certification

Business Model Generation Workshop & Masterclass

Strategyzer

Accelerator/Incubator

BioHub At Alderley www.biohubatalderley.co.uk - BioCity

Co-working Space

BioHub at Alderley Park

2013 - Today