Director, Data Science External Innovation, BSC Hons.
Paul Ashley is Director, Data Science External Innovation, and is located at the EMEA Innovation Centre in London, UK. In this role, he is responsible for the development and maintenence of Data Science relevant partnerships and business opportunities with biotech companies, venture capital, academic, and governmental institutions in Europe.
Prior to joining Johnson & Johnson Innovation he was Head of Licensing and Ventures at Oxford University Innovation and has previously worked in a business development role at AstraZeneca and as the CEO of a spinout company based on technology developed at the UK’s Defence Science Technology Laboratory.
He holds a PhD in behaviour and physiology and a BSc Hons in Zoology.