Diana Galpin

Diana Galpin

Non-Executive Director

Diana is Head of Technology Transfer & Impact at the University of Southampton, a research-intensive institution and founding member of the Russell Group. Diana qualified as barrister with a civil practice then moved in-house originally to a high-tech start up before joining Southampton in 2003 to support on research and innovation.

Diana has experience of a number of industry sectors including healthcare and pharmaceutical, aerospace and defence, and IT. She has led on a number of industry/university collaborative initiatives, has extensive experience of cross border and international collaborations, and considerable experience dealing with IP, high tech start-ups and investment deals.

In addition to her role as Director for Curve, Diana is the University appointed director for Southampton Asset Management, Southampton Innovations, Z21 Limited, and the Wyvern Fund.