Meet the Team

The University of Warwick Science Park has an experienced team maintaining our properties and providing business services to our community.

The Park is led by David Grindrod, behind whom is a committed team of Centre Managers and professionals managing our diverse portfolio of activities designed to strengthen our tenant companies.

You can contact any member of the UWSP team on ++44 (0)24 7632 3000 or through the online contact page.

David Grindrod

David Grindrod
Chief Operating Officer
David’s LinkedIn Profile

Innovation Centre Management

Jane Talbot

Jane Talbot
Centre Manager
The Venture Centre &
Warwick Innovation Centre

Janet Bunch

Janet Bunch
Centre Manager
Blythe Valley Innovation Centre
Janet’s LinkedIn Profile

Penny Robb

Penny Robb
Centre Manager
Binley Business Innovation Centre
Penny’s LinkedIn Profile

Business Support

Alex Toft
Head of Minerva
Alex’s LinkedIn Profile

Dirk Schafer

Dirk Schaefer
Technical Marketing &
Business Incubation Manager
Dirk’s LinkedIn Profile

Janette Pallas
Business Ready
Programme Manager
Janette’s LinkedIn Profile