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Dr Sally Ann Forsyth

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Chief Executive Officer

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Sally Ann was appointed as Chief Executive of Norwich Research in September 2013 to bring the Partners together and grow the Park to its full potential as a world class science park.

Her previous position was Director of Science Parks for Goodman Limited, where she had an active role as Director for Harwell Oxford (STFC) and Director for Colworth Science Park (Unilever). At Harwell she was responsible for the establishment of the Oxford Enterprise Zone, inward investment by Element 6 (De Beers) and the European Space Agency that led to the establishment of the UK Space Satellite Catapult Centre.

Prior to joining Goodman, Sally Ann spent 19 years with Unilever where she held a variety of roles including Head of Licensing and Strategic Alliances, Principal with Unilever Ventures focussing on technology spin outs and leading Unilever’s activity to develop best practice in open innovation.

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