Dr Gaby Slavcheva and Dr Mirella Koleva are not your average mother and daughter. Both holding PhDs in science, the pair moved away from academia to found Quantopticon, a company which aims to rapidly speed up the development of quantum components to bring this exciting new technology to market.
With ten successful start-ups to his name, CIMR Visiting Fellow Stephen Sykes is well-equipped to support entrepreneurial students in their business ventures. He reflects on his past successes and shares what it’s like to work alongside Birkbeck’s budding entrepreneurs.
Alexander Flint Mitchell, one of our Outstanding Students in the MSc Business Innovation with Entrepreneurship programme, developed his business plan during Entrepreneurial Venture Creation Module and has already raised OVER 100K CAPITAL for his business and the Pioneer Awards Winner 2020
CIMR PhD student Ayse Seyyide explains the motivation behind her research exploring refugee entrepreneurship in urban settings.
In this short video, entrepreneur and PhD student Doyin Olorunfemi discusses her research and how she hopes it can help other entrepreneurs