Rita joined Innovations in May 2017 as an IP Associate. In this position, she worked with the Technology & Engineering Licensing Team and assisted primarily with patent filing and prosecution. She subsequently joined the Patent & Licence Management Team, assisting Licensing Executives from both the Technology & Engineering and the Healthcare teams with matters arising during patent prosecution and post-commercialisation. She is currently a Technology Licensing Executive with the Technology & Engineering Team, where she manages the portfolio of inventions arising from the Computing Department and the Dyson Robotics Lab. She also assists with the commercialisation of inventions arising from the Department of Mechanical Engineering.
Prior to joining Innovations, she completed a Legal & Fundraising internship at Reload Greece, a start-up accelerator affiliated with the London Business School.
Rita holds an M.Chem. and a D.Phil. in Physical & Theoretical Chemistry, both from Oxford University.