Alexis joined Oxford Science Enterprises as Chief Executive Officer in October 2020. He brings over 25 years of science, technology, and investment experience. Prior to this, Alexis worked for leading European venture capital firm Atomico, advising portfolio companies across Europe and the US on their growth strategies and scaling. He originally trained as a doctor at Oxford University before embarking on a business career, including notable senior management and board experience at Virgin, Orange, Candover, RED, the AIDS charity founded by Bono, Wattbike, the world’s most advanced indoor bike, and Spoke, the men’s online clothes business. He helped launch Virgin Mobile and Virgin Active as well as helping Orange to become the top mobile operator in the UK. At Oxford Science Enterprises Alexis is building on the momentum and success to date, leading the team to create a world leading science and technology business.