The Oracle’s Hierophant is an expert in commercialisation in the disciplines of the Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences. She also leads the Oracle’s competitive intelligence activities. She has worked in senior industry roles right across Europe in sectors from professional services to construction. Her diverse experience in accelerating early-stage and growing businesses has encompassed the geographies of both Western and Southern Europe, South-East Asia, and the Middle East. Her career has previously involved extensive work within world-leading universities and, beyond business and innovation, her own academic background is in linguistics.