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Room 1206c James Clerk Maxwell Building

Kings Buildings

Mayfield Road

Edinburgh

EH9 3FD

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Ian Stevens has been involved in the growth of several life science businesses in Scotland over the last 20 years. Ian's Entrepreneurial Physics master class will seek to illustrate how these young organisations chose and then adapted their strategic direction, by describing some of the challenges faced and how they were addressed.

Ian Stevens is CEO of Thin Dissolving Film manufacturer Biofilm, having joined them in 2017. He is non-executive Chairman of Mime Technologies Limited, a software technology start-up company, and of Chromacity Limited, who manufacture compact and ultrafast laser systems.

Ian is a graduate of Edinburgh University, former Royal Air Force officer and chartered accountant who worked for KPMG in Oxford and Prague from 1991 to 1997.

Between 1998 and 2007 Ian was employed by Optos, a medical technology company specialising in the imaging of the retina, firstly in the role of CFO in Dunfermline, Scotland, and then from 2003 as General Manager, North America in Boston, USA.

From 2007 to 2010 Ian was CEO of Mpathy Medical, a surgical medical device company and in 2011 he joined prosthetic hand manufacturer, Touch Bionics, as CEO. Mpathy was sold to Danish surgical medical device manufacturer Coloplast in 2010 and Touch Bionics was sold to Icelandic Orthotic and Prosthetic manufacturer Ossur in 2016.

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Room 1206c James Clerk Maxwell Building

Kings Buildings

Mayfield Road

Edinburgh

EH9 3FD

United Kingdom

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