Core team

nu Angle maintains a core group of consultants with a diverse range of experiences within corporate technology management, innovation and new ventures.

This team includes people such as:


Dr John Hinchliff

Dr John HinchliffBuilt on over 30 years in industry, academia and consultancy, John’s experience brings a strong understanding of scientific and commercial disciplines. He was previously a Director, Principal and Senior Manager responsible for developing business and services and maintaining technical standards with the international engineering consultancy Golder Associates. He is an applied and industrial chemist with experience of chemical production, electronic materials, formulation, nuclear decommissioning and technology transfer.

He has excellent business development, facilitation and strategy skills and a long record of initiating and consolidating successful client relationships. He has also successfully demonstrated his capability of building the administrative infrastructure required by a growing business while maintaining good profitability.


Mark Gallon

Mark is a chemist by training.  After a number of years in industry he moved into consulting working for companies in both the US and Europe.  His experience includes start-ups and large corporations and his specialist areas are strategy development and change projects.  He is a member of the Institute for Market Research.


Dr. A. Robert Wasson

Dr. A. Robert Wasson is based in Pittsburgh. He has spent over 16 years in management consulting roles with A.T. Kearney, Strategic Decisions Group, Toffler Associates, and Kalypso.  He has a Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering as well as a S.M. (MBA) in Management from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology where he was a National Science Foundation Graduate Fellow.  His consulting focus has largely been across all aspects of the idea-to-commercialization process.


Dr Yousef Zawahreh

Yousef is a technology scout based in London, UK. He identifies and evaluates external technologies and associated expertise worldwide. His main areas of interest include fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG), consumer healthcare products, biotechnology, advanced materials, food science and renewables.

Yousef is also a Visiting Lecturer at the School of Engineering and Materials Science, Queen Mary University of London (UK), and acts as an advisor to a small number of promising technology start-ups helping to commercialize technology. Click here for further information.


Ian Murphy

Ian MurphyA chemist by training, Ian’s initial experience involved running research and development programs in fields as diverse as photographic films and papers, packaging technology, and food formulation and processing.

An expert on strategy, technology and innovation management in the consumer products sector, for the last 16 years Ian has led major assignments for large FMCG companies covering technology strategy, R&D performance improvement, product creation process design, and risk adjusted valuation of technologies and development pipelines. During this time he also developed a deep expertise in the haircare and cosmetics industry, developing and launching over 100 different products into the UK and international markets.