The Metaboards management team
Nim joined Metaboards in July 2018. She trained and qualified as a chartered accountant with Deloitte, specialising in auditing SME’s within the tech sector before switching to the world of start ups. Prior to joining Metaboards Nim served as CFO of Redux, who completed a successful exit in August 2017.
Dr Irina Khromova
Irina joined Metaboards in 2017 to lead the development of new technologies. She has a PhD in Physics and a PhD in Electrical Engineering. Previously, Irina worked in applied and fundamental research in RF and THz engineering as well as optics. Most recently, Irina was an Assistant Professor at the Public University of Navarra.
Dennis has 30 years of experience in the consumer electronics industry, working with multinational companies such as Motorola, Nokia, Vertu & Philips. He has also worked with technology start-up companies including Purple Labs as founder and CEO and most recently as VP Operations & Supply Chain at Redux, who completed a successful exit in August 2017.
Simon has recently taken on the role of steering Metaboards to the next stage of its development. He has helped to found, fund and build a series of technology start-ups, especially in the energy-transition sector. He is also Chairman of Lambda Energy Ltd and adviser to an Oxford investment house. He’s a graduate of Pembroke College, Cambridge.
Our innovative & experienced team
Metaboards has a cross-disciplinary technical team of experienced research scientists and engineers with a passion for innovation and the skills to develop market-ready products
Science team driving innovation, feasibility projects and new IP generation
- PhD-level training
- Expertise covering Metamaterials, Telecommunications, Electromagnetism, RF Engineering and Computational Physics
- Industry-standard approach to cutting-edge scientific innovation
Engineering team implementing new technologies in demonstrators and market-ready products
- Expertise covering industrial RF, power and electronic engineering
- Expertise in full software systems engineering, including embedded software development
- Experience in innovative and industry-standard product development and optimisation
A team with a proven track record in bringing multiple high-volume products to market in several different industries
Created and supported by academia and innovation visionaries
Since 2015, Oxford Science Enterprises has worked with over 200 of Oxford’s leading academics to build a portfolio of more than 100 companies, worth over $2 billion
Spin out from Oxford University with exclusive access to Metamaterials patents and the continuing support of our Academic founders
Academic founder Professor Laszlo Solymar FRS - Emeritus Professor of Oxford, Senior Research Fellow at Imperial College
Strong relationship with shared interest within Metamaterials Network and hiring of key staff