Expertise

Expertise

  

Will Charles

General Manager - Technology Development, Auckland UniServices

  • Physical Sciences
  • Biotech and Life Sciences
  • ICT
  • Agritech and Agbio
  • Fifth Committee

Will Charles has been General Manager Technology Development since 2005. During this time UniServices has transacted over 140 licensing deals, started 15 companies that have raised over $30 million in venture and seed funding, successfully exited a number of these and set up the TTCF, a A$30 million seed fund with four Australian Universities. Previously at Novartis Korea, Will has had extensive senior commercial experience in life science businesses in Europe, Asia and New Zealand where he has held executive positions at GlaxoSmithKline, Roche, and Celltech.