We are governed by an experienced and involved Steering Board, made up of our Trustees and CEO, who are responsible for determining and monitoring our objectives and accounting for our charitable activities.

Neil Dickins

Chair & Director, UKESF

Founder / Director, IC Resources


Stew Edmondson

CEO & Executive Director, UKESF



Bashir M. Al-Hashimi CBE FREng FRS

Trustee & Director, UKESF

Vice President (Research & Innovation), Kings College, London


Rupert Baines

Trustee & Director, UKESF

Tech Entrepreneur and Investor



Derek Boyd

Trustee & Director, UKESF

Industry Partnership Development, University of Strathclyde

Vice President Of Business Development, UK, Micon Global

Graeme Philp

Trustee & Director, UKESF

Chief Executive, GAMBICA



Our Co-Founders

Indro Mukerjee

Founder, UKESF

CEO, Innovate UK



Lynn Tomkins

Founder, UKESF

Special Advisor to CEO, Skills 4 Ltd



Board Observers

Joanna Taylor

UKESF Scholar 2013-2017

Senior Post Silicon Validation Engineer at Axelera AI

Ricki Tura

UKESF Scholar 2015-2020

Verification Engineer, Siemens Embedded Analytics