COS provides support for all non Scottish Funding Council teaching, research and consultancy services.

We provide the following services for the University:-

  • Support to schools in developing proposals for external funding
  • Support for the delivery of corporate training and development
  • Promotion of opportunities for collaboration in support to Business Development Services
  • Facilitation of knowledge exchange and technology transfer including licensing & development of new companies
  • Management and external reporting on activities within scope

General Enquiries

Tel: + 44 (0) 1224 263320
Fax: + 44 (0) 1224 263323

Commercial Operations Support

Chris Moule
Head of Commercial Operations Support

Claire Murray
Project Manager 

Commercial Support Team

Ruth Milne 
Commercial Manager
Commercial Proposals and Delivery

Kirsty McFarlane
Commercial Officer
General Commercial Enquiries 

Andrew Rattray
Commercial Officer
General Commercial Enquiries

Cursty Mackin
Commercial Officer
General Commercial Enquiries

Funke Adetoba
Contracts Officer (part-time)
Contracts and Agreements

Contracts Officer (part-time)
Contracts and Agreements

Intellectual Property Management Team
Commercialisation, Knowledge Exchange, IP & Licensing

Graham Carter
IP Manager

Operations Team

Susan Gair
Operations Manager
Operation Processes and Financial Management and Reporting in support of Commercialisation 

Karim Mahmoud
Project Officer (Finance)
European projects post award finance

Claire Shearer
Project Support Administrator
Admin support of European projects

Jill Johnston
Research Ethics Support, Web Editing, Database maintenance and WinDiets enquiries

Craig Neilson-Adams
Project Support Administrator
Financial Administration of RES supported Projects

North of Scotland KTP Centre

Enquiries: KTP Centre
+ 44 (0) 1224 262270

Robin Brown
KTP Manager
01224 262278 

KTP Development Officer
01224 262256

Sarah Stott
KTP Centre Administrator
01224 262270 

Hayley Anderson
KTP Centre Administrator
01224 262271