CEO, Meltwind Advisory Limited
Jonathan is an experienced entrepreneur and investor who is passionate about supporting UK life science and high-tech start-ups.
Jonathan gained his doctorate in Molecular Genetics at Leicester University after graduating in Applied Biology at Bath. From 1992–95, he was a post-doctoral researcher at Bath, following which he worked at the University of Cambridge in the lab of Professor Tony Kouzarides researching the molecular basis of breast cancer.
He identified the market opportunity for supplying high-quality antibodies to support protein interaction studies, and in 1998, founded Abcam with David Cleevely and Professor Tony Kouzarides.
Since then Jonathans’ passion for supporting UK life science and high-tech start-ups. Has seen him provide considerable investment and support to over 30 companies and assist three technology companies to IPO on the London AIM Stock exchange.
Jonathan’s other passion is philanthropy. His projects are focused on education, human health, and conservation.
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