Connecting researchers and businesses
Purpose Our corporate partnerships team designs effective collaborations with industry, ranging from challenge-led collaborative research to flagship industry funded centres.
Values Imperial values collaborative research that brings together complex real-world challenges, and academics' curiosity and research vigour.
Benefits The corporate partnerships team helps industry and academics to develop bespoke collaborations, fostering connections between your interests and our research expertise.
Experts In Our Areas
Our Corporate Partnership team is embedded in each faculty to be closer to the researchers, academics and projects. For more specific information you can take a look at each faculty's team page.
Featured Case Studies
A selection of our projects with industry partners
Researchers develop drones in collaboration with Agrii that could detect plant disease before any visible signs show
Blockchain collaborates with Imperial's Centre for Cryptocurrency Research and Engineering (IC3RE) to fund cryptocurrency and DLT research
Johnson & Johnson
Proof of Concept Fund established by J&J, Imperial Corporate Partnerships team and Imperial Innovations
Multiwave Technologies AG
Work on algorithms to accelerate the design phase of metamaterials, bringing them to market quicker
Quinbrook Infrastructure Partners
Centre for Climate Finance and Investment enters partnership with Quinbrook Infrastructure partners
Shell-Imperial AIMS Centre
Finding solutions to materials challenges in engineering & energy industries
Thomson Reuters and Imperial College London Partner to Advance FinTech and RegTech Innovation through Joint Research
A selection of the many academics currently working with business
Dr Andrei Kirilenko
Director of the Centre for Global Finance and Technology, a Senior Research Fellow at the Brevan Howard Centre for Financial Analysis
Dr Andy Edwards
Non-Clinical Lecturer in Molecular Microbiology
Dr Christopher Chiu
Clinical Senior Lecturer & Leader of Imperial Vaccines Research Network
Dr Sam Krevor
Senior Lecturer, Department of Earth Science and Engineering
Dr Silvia Diez-Gonzalez
Senior Lecturer in Catalysis
Professor Mark Burgman
Director of the Centre for Environmental Policy & Chair in Risk Analysis & Environmental Policy