The BCS Hackathon organising committee are excited to announce that Lorna Green will be a judge on 6th June 2018 in Manchester.
Lorna is the Chief Operating Officer of the Innovation Agency, having joined as Commercial Director in March 2014 and is currently chair of the Commercial Directors Forum for the national AHSN Network. Having started her career as a State Registered Dietician in the NHS, Lorna worked in a variety of senior management roles in sales, marketing and business development and at board level in clinical nutrition and medical technology companies. After 10 years in sales, marketing and business development, Lorna joined a venture capital firm, Merseyside Special Investment Fund, as healthcare business consultant and went on to work as a self- employed consultant working with SMEs to shape business plans and secure venture capital investment to commercialise innovations.
Lorna has been involved in launching over 40 new healthcare products and technologies both in the UK and internationally. She is a director of the UK / Ireland Co-location Centre for EIT Health and of the eHealth Cluster Ltd, a not-for-profit organisation established to support local SMEs in the eHealth sector, and a member of the Knowledge Transfer Network Medical Technology (KTN) Advisory Board, supporting the translation of medical technologies from the science base through to early adoption.
Read about our other judges here.