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Dr. Chris Ward

Director & Co-Founder

Chris is a recognised expert in the stem cell field and is Honorary Reader in Stem Cell Biology at The University of Manchester. He has extensive experience of managing multi- site and cross-disciplinary commercial and academic projects as well as advising companies on strategic product and service development in the stem cell and drug screening sectors.

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Dr. Lisa Mohamet

Director & Co-Founder

Lisa has over 10 years expertise in human stem cell biology both in academia and industry. She was awarded a Royal Society of Edinburgh/BBRSC Enterprise Fellowship to help translate her research findings and was recently named as one of BioBeat16 'Rising Stars' of the top 50 UK women entrepreneurs and leaders in Biobusiness in 2016.

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Dr. Stephen France

Business Development Manager

Stephen is a successful business consultant within the Life Sciences with a proven track record of over ten years of expert commercial and strategic management to help launch new innovative companies into healthcare markets. His skills include company creation and corporate structuring, valuation and structuring seed and follow on investments, and commercialization deal negotiation across the consumer, diagnostic, device and therapeutics sectors.

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Rebecca Atkinson-Dell

Scientific Project Manager

Rebecca is a highly experienced ESC/iPSC scientist with over 8 years' experience in managing stem cell projects as part of large consortia consisting of industrial and academic partners. Rebecca is highly experienced in project management and is responsible for reporting and presenting work package delivery and timelines of current StrataStem contracts and quotes.