Jack Wratten

Director | Bloom Incubator

Founded bloom.space
Took Citrus Saturday global
Ex UCL Biochemist & UCL Enterprise
Likes to Tweet about: food & drink

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Lillian Shapiro

Senior Business Advisor in The Bloom Incubator
Set up the Bloom Accelerate programme
Expert business mentor
Loves helping startups!
Likes to Tweet about: startups, business and travel @ShapiroLillian

Ashley Adkins

Cyber security expert
10 years in the tech industry
Runs Cocidius
Likes to Tweet about: privacy, tech and cyber

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John Spindler

CEO of Capital Enterprise, an umbrella group for Universities, Incubators, Accelerators, Enterprise Agencies and not-for-profits who support entrepreneurs in London.


Phil Keonig

Co-founder at Teebly, a corporate digital letterbox as well as community and mentor management at UCL. He will be our entrepreneurial advisor along the whole program.

Sherece Rainford

Marketing and PR consultant, she has also been a business advisor in the entrepreneurship department at UCL.


Janet Murray

Mentor at the Clean Tech Challenge, Janet has also founded her own Coaching & Consultancy company aims at increasing one's personal impact and influence as well as developing an authentic leadership style.


Helene Panzarino

Commercial Adviser to SMEs seeking to raise finance
Helene was also mentors for Mass Challenge UK and is also the author of "Business Funding for Dummies" (Wiley)


Sean Davey

Partner and Strategist at Pollitt & Partners
Sean helps brands get ahead with clear thinking, big ideas and by getting stuff done. He previously ran Caribbean food start-up Grandad’s Kitchen

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Alasdair Inglis

Alasdair is the Managing Director of Grow, which delivers sales and marketing consultancy and training for fast growth SMEs, universities and business programmes. For over 12 years, he’s worked with over 200 fast growth businesses to transform their results.

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Tris Dyson

Executive Director of Challenge Prize Centre at NESTA.
Tris runs major challenge prize competitions, creating and forming innovation in new technologies like flying cars, the search for new antibiotics, solutions for our future banking needs, food supply innovation and health tech.

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Michael Legoff

Chairman of Plymouth Science Park. CEO, developing, transforming and leading Plessey


Cyrille Najjar

CEO and co-founder at Sensio Air
Founder at White sur White
Teaching Fellow at UCL
Visiting teacher at Cambridge University

Winner of Mass Challenge UK with White Lab Cyrille aims at helping people with asthma & allergy detect, manage and prevent the triggers of their symptoms.



Stuart Hillston

Entrepreneur, Investor, Adviser, Coach,  Counsellor, Mindfulness

Stuart has been a coach and mentor for more than a dozen accelerators and incubators in London, Oxford, Manchester & Edinburgh and has been a non-executive director of more than 30 companies.


Charles William

Founded Charles William accountants & chartered Tax advisors

Charles loves helping startups with anything from accountancy related matters to R&D tax credits .


Drew De Soto

Founding director of creative agency Navig8. Branding expert and author.

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Timothy Barnes

Entrepreneur running multiple accelerator and incubator programmes in GovTech, SportTech and Scale-Up Other activities: Loughborough Uni, Cambridge Uni, NACUE, angel investing Previous: UCL, big consultancy, Venture Capital investor.

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Alex McPherson

Alex has 11 years’ broad legal experience at leading law firms Freshfields and Hogan Lovells, where he completed client secondments to Goldman Sachs, Tesco and ExxonMobil, and was short-listed at the Lawyer Awards for Merger & Acquisitions Deal of the Year.


Kriss Baird

Founder of the lean business platform, Kriss specialised in exploring how design thinking in learning technologies can take benefits from the digital world and enhance the quality of learning experience in the physical world. 


Steve Taylor

Steve is a consultant and coach who works with startup/scale-up entrepreneurs, hubs, accelerators & incubators, corporates, public bodies, universities and arts organisations to help drive urban, economic & cultural development.


Nigel Spencer

Research & Business Development Manager at The British Library
Nigel supports entrepreneurship and innovation at the British Library through Business & IP Centre and is involved in a range of EU projects.