- Commercial; intellectual property
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Alex joined Hempsons’ commercial team as a solicitor in 2017. Prior to joining Hempsons, Alex worked in-house at the University of Bradford, providing legal support for its research and commercialisation activities. Alex has also worked in IP management at the University of Leeds, commercialising the University’s IP through licensing and spin-out companies. Alex started out as a molecular biologist, obtaining a PhD and working as a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Leeds.
Main areas of expertise
- Commercial contracts
The clients Alex works with
- NHS bodies
- Private sector organisations
The Global Digital Exemplar programme was borne out of the recognised need for digital transformation to be undertaken by the UK’s heath system to ensure its future sustainability and maintain its ability to deliver high standards of care.
Innovation is an integral part of any quest for digital maturity and technology underpins most innovative projects. Moving data and services from an offline, paper based environment online necessitates a new way of thinking, new processes and procedures and often new methodologies and technologies to facilitate the transformation.