Grant Bourhill is the CEO of Surrey Research Park and is committed to forging a community of businesses, investors, academics and R&D support enterprises to converge and drive innovation forward for a better future.
Grant has worked in innovation in various sectors including space, low carbon energy, consumer electronics and defence. At Surrey Research Park, he is focussed on scaling companies and creating a vibrant innovation community.
Previously, as CEO of Leicester Science Parks, he led the creation and delivery of a new £100m+ facility for the Space Sector. Before this, with the Energy Technologies Institute, he led the development of clean-energy products and services for the residential market. He also spent 8 years with Sharp, bringing several world-first consumer electronic products to market.
He holds an MBA from the Saïd Business School