Dr Isabel Gonzalez
Senior Impact and Partnership Development Manager - Data / Digital Engineering
Innovation Centre, University of Exeter, Rennes Drive, Exeter, EX4 4RN, UK
Isabel leads the Data Science sub-theme within Innovation, Impact and Business (IIB). Isabel supports impact development, research and innovation collaboration involving external partners, broader partnership development and income generation across the University.
Isabel Gonzalez is a senior manager with a high level of technical expertise and knowledge in engineering, technology and product development. She has a proven track record of delivering successful projects in both industry and academia and have worked with a diverse range of organisations and individuals from small start-up companies to large organisations. Isabel loves working at the interface between academia and industry, putting together teams to solve new, challenging problems in creative ways.
Isabel has a PhD in Engineering and a BSc in Electronic Engineering. Following her PhD she worked as a KTP Associate and as a R&D manager in industry prior to joining the University in 2008.
Since joining Exeter, Isabel has undertaken different roles as a Knowledge Transfer Partnership manager, she has lead the contract research and consultancy team and the Business Development Team prior to do 6 months secondment in Renishaw.