Anne Blackwood

Anne Blackwood

Board Member - Chief Executive, Health Enterprise East

Anne is the Chief Executive of Health Enterprise East (HEE), an organisation delivering technology advisory services and innovation management to industry and the NHS, helping to address the challenges faced along the product development pathway.

Anne joined HEE in 2005 from Cambridge Enterprise, the technology transfer office of the University of Cambridge where she focused primarily on technologies from the biological and chemical sciences and was involved in all aspects of technology commercialisation.

Anne has been actively involved in knowledge transfer and intellectual property management in the life sciences for over 14 years; she holds a PhD in chemistry from Strathclyde University and is a non-exec director of a number of companies.