Laurence Tisi, Co-founder of Lumora, has been leading operations since 2003 and CEO since 2007, directing the R&D pipeline and day to day running of the company. He has helped Lumora raise £4.3M via three rounds of equity funding, generated £1.3M in revenue and over £500K in grant money. Laurence is driving the 'collaborative out-licensing' business model of the company, as it expands into the clinical sector. He is a former winner of the 'Marlene Deluca Prize' for the research he performed on bioluminescence whilst at Cambridge University. He is a named inventor on several patents including Lumora's core 'BART' technology.
Finance Director of Lumora Ltd. Chief Financial and Commercial Officer of Warwick Ventures Ltd. Previous roles included Chief Financial Officer of an AIM list drug development company and Senior Manager, Corporate Finance at PricewaterhouseCoopers.