James Baker

With over 25 years experience in the defence, aerospace and security markets leading and managing high-technology businesses, Baker is the CEO for Graphene@Manchester.

Graphene, the exciting and emerging disruptive technology first isolated at The University of Manchester, is now one of a range of 2D materials with significant potential for a range of products and applications.

As CEO for Graphene@Manchester (G@M), he is responsible for the development and delivery of the business strategy including the development of commercialization opportunities in partnership with industry together with the National Graphene Institute (NGI) and the Graphene Engineering Innovation Centre (GEIC) in The University of Manchester.