Tim von Werne

Senior Technology Licensing Executive

Tim Joined Innovations in January 2016 as a Senior Technology Licensing Executive focusing on chemistry, chemical engineering and materials science.

He has 15 years’ experience in the high tech industry holding research and technical management roles in several UK based start-up companies. He has been involved in the commercialization of several novel technologies from invention stage through to high volume manufacturing.

Previous to Innovations, he was Technical Director at Applied Graphene Materials, a spin-out company from Durham University and a leading innovator in the manufacture and application of graphene. Prior to that he was CTO of Semblant Ltd., a start-up developing and marketing innovative advanced nano-materials and processes for waterproofing vulnerable and mission critical electronic devices. Earlier roles include research and management positions at Plastic Logic Ltd (now FlexEnable) a Cambridge University spin-out and world leader in organic electronics who have developed a proven flexible technology platform enabling a number of novel product paradigms, and IBM Research.

Tim has a BS in Chemistry from Florida International University and a PhD in Chemistry from the University of California, Davis.