Orla Hough

Business Manager

Biomedical science


Orla initially joined UCLB in 2019 as part of the Business and Legal Affairs team. She subsequently moved into her role as Associate Business Manager in which she is responsible for managing the IP and commercialisation of technologies generated in the Institute of Ophthalmology, the School of Pharmacy and the Institute of Child Health.

Orla has a Bachelor of Corporate Law and LLB degree from the National University of Ireland, Galway, a BSc in Genetics from Trinity College, Dublin and a MSc in Cell and Gene Therapy from UCL. Her legal experience is complimented well by her knowledge of immunology, cell and gene therapies, cancer immunotherapies and research.