Board of trustees


  • Indi Seehra

    Chairman

    Indi Seehra is Director of Human Resources at the London School of Economics and Political Science.  Until May 2014, he headed up Human Resources at the University of Cambridge.

    He is an Independent Director for RESAVER, a multi-employer, multi-currency and multi-country Pension Sche...

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    Indi Seehra

  • Gabby Silberman

    Board member

    Gabby Silberman is the Director General of the Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology (BIST) and an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Experimental and Health Sciences at the Pompeu Fabra University (UPF). He completed his PhD in Computer Science at the State University of New York at ...

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    Gabby Silberman

  • Drs Astrid Wissenburg

    Board member

    Drs. Astrid Wissenburg joined the University of Exeter in January 2016 as its new Director of Research. Her responsibilities include the delivery of the University Research and Impact Strategy 2015-2020, including major initiatives such as the establishment of an Institute of Advanced Studies; th...

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    Drs Astrid Wissenburg

  • Professor David Bogle

    Board member

    Professor David Bogle is Pro-Vice-Provost of the University College London (UCL) Doctoral School - the role is to lead the strategy for early career researcher development (doctoral and postdoctoral) at UCL. UCL has over 5,500 research students and 3500 postdoctoral researchers. Chair of the Leag...

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    Professor David Bogle

  • Dr William Duncan

    Board member

    William was Chief Executive of the Royal Society of Edinburgh (RSE) - Scotland's national Academy of Sciences and Letters - from 1985 until 2017.
    During this time he oversaw a considerable expansion of its activities, reach and impact. New activities developed included:

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    Dr William Duncan

  • Sue Fleet

    Member of the board

    After graduating from Leeds University with a degree in Chemistry and Earth Sciences, Sue joined the Metropolitan Police Forensic Science Laboratory where she specialised in fire and explosive investigation. She was an expert witness in a number of high profile cases.

    Sue moved to work fo...

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    Sue Fleet