The Hackspace team is here to help

Olivia Brown

Olivia Brown

Business Engagement Manager

How can I help?
I use my marketing and business development background to find new business partnership opportunities, opening up the Hackspace community to the non-academic world, so we can work with large and small commercial partners here in the capital and up and down the country.

Rebecca Covey

Rebecca Covey

Community and Marketing Manager

How can I help?
I seek out partnership opportunities, as well as ways for our members to share their skills and support one another. All with one aim, to make this the best ideas and innovation hub around! I’m also the marketing and communications expert around here and I’m constantly on the look-out for opportunities to share our accomplishments with the wider world.

Carly Hay

Carly Hay

Hackspace Community Support & Administration Officer

How can I help?
I use my project and events experience to help support and build the community of entrepreneurial hackers and makers at Imperial. With a strong background in administration and all-round trouble-shooting I’m also here to support the team, and ensure the Hackspace day-to-day runs like clockwork!

Graham Hewson

Graham Hewson

Head of Hackspace


How can I help?

I’m the Head of Hackspace as well as heading up the Imperial White City Incubator. I have worked at Imperial College since 2010 supporting Spin-outs, start-ups and students to launch and grow their enterprises. At Hackspace, I oversee the team to support delivery of programmes and projects.

Dr David Miller

Dr David Miller

Hackspace Fellow, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

How can I help?
I’m the Hackspace resident bio expert. My background encompasses medical research and synthetic biology, which includes biohacking at the molecular level. I’m particularly interested in using the principles of engineering design and rapid prototyping to soft-matter biological systems.

Eifion Nightingale

Eifion Nightingale

Hackspace Fellow, Mechanical Engineer

How can I help? 
I’ve been at Hackspace since day 1, so I’ve plenty of experience helping our members make the most of this amazing community. Previously I worked in special effects departments for both TV and film and am a prop development expert. I’m also the Departmental Safety Officer at Hackspace and am committed to monitoring, risk assessment and regular reviews of work practices.

Dr David Pitcher

Dr David Pitcher

Hackspace Fellow

How can I help? 
I come from a electrophysiology and cardiac engineering background so have a wealth of experience developing devices to record cardiac and neurological activation and stimulation. My passion is in coding and building electronic sensors and devices.

Don’t see the expertise or skills you are looking for represented in our core team?

Don’t worry, Hackspace partners with a plethora of talented and ingenious folk including software engineers, product designers, tech founders and everything in between! Get in touch with us at [email protected] and we’ll endeavour to point you towards the expert you are looking for!

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