Patrick Frake

Patrick Frake

Patrick Frake

Commercial and Business Programmes Officer - Portfolio and Programmes


Patrick helps facilitate the management of internal and external funds held within the Innovation, Impact and Business directorate, including the Open Innovation funding platform and the MRC Proximity to Discover and Confidence in Concept schemes.

Patrick works closely with the other members of the Commercial and Business Programmes team to coordinate University engagements with external Associates and facilitate academic collaborations with external partners. He is also a member of the IIB Operations team.


Patrick joined the University in 2014 and has previously worked within a variety of roles supporting research governance and compliance as well as monitoring research performance and impact.

Contact details

Telephone 01392 726587
Building Innovation Centre Phase 2
Address Innovation, Impact and Business
University of Exeter (Streatham Campus)
Innovation Centre Phase 2
Rennes Drive
Devon EX4 4RN
Days worked Monday to Friday