John Chevers is PHG Foundation’s Head of Business Development. His aim is to secure the sustainability of the organisation through building relationships and income streams. He is responsible for understanding the market environment occupied by the organisation and for shaping PHG’s products and services to generate new revenue.
Before joining PHG Foundation, John worked at Eastern Academic Health Science Network, where he was Director for External Relations. Prior to that, he was Chief Business Development Officer at GÉANT, where he established the business development team, led a number of EC initiatives and worked on international data infrastructures for many of the world’s biggest scientific projects. He has also held research and development roles at Marconi and Bookham Technology.
John is a physicist by training and completed his PhD in Fluorescence Spectroscopy at the University of Strathclyde.