4 December 2009

UCL President and Provost Professor Malcolm Grant today announced two new appointments to the university’s senior management team.

Professor Stephen Caddick, Head of UCL Chemistry, will succeed Professor Mike Spyer as Vice-Provost (Enterprise) upon Professor Spyer’s retirement on 1 May 2010.

In the role of Vice-Provost (Enterprise), Professor Caddick will be responsible for leading UCL’s enterprise agenda, which specifically entails raising the profile of entrepreneurial activities; promoting academic and industry liaison; maximising revenue from the commercialisation of research technology; the capitalisation of intellectual property; and establishing and developing spin-out companies and clinical trial activities, among other duties.

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