Dr Andy Cureton

BBSRC invests in world-class bioscience research and training on behalf of the UK public and has three key priority areas: agriculture and food security, industrial biotechnology and bioenergy, and bioscience for health.

Andy is Head of Business Interaction at BBSRC and is responsible for BBSRC Innovation Strategy for the Agri Food Sectors and for BBSRC’s engagement with the sector. He has been involved in the development of a number of key initiatives to support the UK agriculture sector and has led on increasing BBSRC support for industrially relevant research and knowledge exchange between academia and the agriculture industry.