Mr Zahid Ghadialy

zahidMr Zahid Ghadialy is a technologist with a deep understanding of architecting world-class mobile products and solutions. He has extensive experience with 15+ years in telecom industry as an engineer, programmer, analyst, researcher, architect, trainer, product manager and technical marketer. Throughout his career, he has been involved with both innovative start-ups and established, public industry leaders from chipset and handset manufacturers to network equipment vendors, research companies, small cells and Wi-Fi companies, analyst firms and consulting companies. Continue reading “Mr Zahid Ghadialy”


Dr Christos Tsotskas

31f7ff0Dr Christos Tsotskas has extensive experience in Scientific Computing and Complex Systems Engineering in real-world problems. Strong supporter and user of open source tools and open engineering methods. Wide knowledge of computer software, hardware and security, including large scale infrastructure. Mathematical modelling for highly intensive industrial environments and more generic problems. Research and Development Skills throughout the complete cycle of products and services; from system- requirements Continue reading “Dr Christos Tsotskas”

Mr Abbey Oladapo

abbeyWith over 7 years in the digital sphere he has empowered hundreds of SMEs to improve their presence online and grow through digital skills training. Prior to his current role, he championed Google products and services as the London market manager where he worked with technology partners like HP, Sony, Acer & Asus. During that period, he was also involved with the launch of the first Google stores globally. He studied International Business Economics at The University of the West of England and currently lives in London.

Ms Sharon Oh

sharonavMs Sharon Oh is the Founder for Augmented Vacancies, an innovative mobile app job site helping young people to find potential job opportunity which they may not otherwise have found through the traditional way.

Sharon is a tech entrepreneur, a Digital Media Freelancer and a part-time teacher consultant for a leading Performing Art Academy. She is trained as a Media Practitioner and Digital Media Specialist. She has worked for a variety of different sized companies, ranging from local to international firms including the BBC. Continue reading “Ms Sharon Oh”

Dr Hiten Vyas

hiten_400x400Dr Hiten Vyas is a business advisor in the Enterprise Club at the University of Northampton. His role involves providing advice and mentoring to pre-start-up, start-up and established businesses.

Prior to his current role, he worked for 7 years as a business support professional and has extensive experience in providing advisory and consulting services to both commercial and social businesses, ranging from start-up companies to established SMEs to large organisations. His particular strengths lie in assisting businesses to access grant funding and helping them to grow through innovation.

Ms Abi Wicks

abi%20wicks%20pictureAbi has been working within the Enterprise Support  and Community Development sector for 8 years and has experience of working with small start-up businesses as a business coach.  More recently Abi works within the Changemaker Hub at the University of Northampton and has been working with students to help them to explore their ideas and develop projects that aim to tackle a social problem.

Dr Michael Opoku Agyeman

screen-shot-2016-11-28-at-19-12-58Dr Michael Opoku Agyeman is a lecturer at the Department of Computing and Immersive Technologies at University of Northampton. Previously, he was with the Intel Embedded System Research group of The Chinese University of Hong Kong as a Research Associate. He received the PhD. from the Department of Computing at Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, in 2014 and the MSc. degree in Embedded and Distributed Systems from London South Bank University, London, in 2009. He received the BSc. (Hons.) in electrical Continue reading “Dr Michael Opoku Agyeman”