Dr Paschal McCloskey
Chief Executive

Paschal has extensive experience in the commercialisation of early stage technologies having previously held senior Technology Transfer roles at Queen’s University Belfast and at Norbrook Laboratories where he was responsible for the licensing of numerous technologies to industry and instrumental in the creation of a number of spin-out companies. More recently Paschal was a Senior Investment Manager of early stage technology company NetScientific plc.

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Simon Henson
Chairman

A serial entrepreneur, Simon brings a wealth of start-up business experience. He began his career in the timber industry before founding a European travel operation and an international electronics company. His most recent venture was a data management business providing outsourced services to mortgage lenders. Having secured 50% of the UK market, the company was sold to MacDonald Detweiler of Canada in 2006. He has sat on government technology and IT committees and now consults on the development of SMEs and their preparation for sale or flotation.

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Prof Stuart James
CTO

Stuart is Chair of Inorganic Chemistry at Queen’s University Belfast (QUB) and inventor of MOF Technologies’ manufacturing platform. He joined QUB in 2000 following PhD and post-doctoral positions at the universities of Bristol, Strasbourg (Louis Pasteur), Utrecht, Cambridge and Imperial College London. Stuart has been the front-runner in developing mechanochemistry as the new green chemical manufacturing method, avoiding the use of environmentally harmful solvents.

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Dr Pat McComiskey
QUBIS Director

A chemical engineer by profession, Pat has spent the last twenty years of his career as a director and shareholder in a number of hi-tech companies. He has frequently participated as an angel investor, and his current business interests revolve around the promotion of university spin-out companies in the technology sector.

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Dr Tom Robinson
Director

Dr Tom Robinson co-founded MOF Technologies in 2012. Prior to this he worked at NetScientific, sourcing and commercialising disruptive technologies developed in university laboratories, and for a global consulting firm. He is currently Chief Operating Officer of Elliptic, a venture-backed blockchain intelligence business, of which he is a co-founder. Tom holds a D.Phil in Atomic and Laser Physics from the University of Oxford.

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Phil Patterson
Corporate Director

E-Synergy is a high experienced early stage Venture Capital investor. With 3 funds under Management, and over 100 investments made, E-Synergy brings a wealth of experience to the table. E-Synergy is represented on the MOF Technologies Board of Directors by Phil Patterson.

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