Les Russell

Chair & CEO, Organox Ltd

Role: Associate

Site: CDL-Oxford

Stream: Health

Les was the founding CEO of OrganOx Limited and led the company through 5 funding rounds taking the company from lab stage into full scale clinical trials and commercialization and winning several awards for the company. He has more than 40 years experience in the medical device and bio-pharmaceuticals sectors working at senior levels in both early stage companies and multinational corporations. His passion is working with individuals and teams to bring early stage technology into full commercial use.
Les holds first class honours and PhD degrees in Chemistry from the University of London.