Claire Thorne

Claire Thorne

Co-CEO / Venture Partner, Tech She Can / Deep Science Ventures

co-CEO of the tech careers charity Tech She Can: bridging industry, policy and education, on a mission to increase diversity in tech and enable social mobility UK-wide.

Venture Partner at Deep Science Ventures: supporting the creation of deep-tech science companies; launched a new PhD in invention - the Venture Science Doctorate.

Background: innovation strategy in research-intensive environments, leading Technology Transfer and Entrepreneurship; PhD in Astroparticle Physics from Imperial on dark matter.

• Nominated for Computer Weekly's 2023 most influential people in UK technology ‘UKtech50'

• Named in Computer Weekly's 2023 top 10 ‘Most Influential Women in Tech'.