Dr David Cleevely CBE
David Cleevely is an entrepreneur who has founded a series of companies including Abcam, Analysys and the award winning restaurant Bocca di Lupo. He was Chairman of the Raspberry Pi Foundation, founding Chairman of the Cambridge Science Centre, and founding Director of the Centre for Science and Policy, University of Cambridge. He also co-founded Cambridge Network, Cambridge Wireless, Cambridge Angels and Cambridge Ahead.
David helped set up the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Independent Economic Review (CPIER) and was Vice-Chair of the Commission which issued its final report in September 2018. He chairs the Cambridge Autonomous Metro (CAM) Technical Advisory Committee.
He also chairs three committees for the Royal Academy of Engineering (Enterprise Committee, COVID-19 Triage Committee and the Policy Fellowships Working Group). For 8 years until March 2009 he was a member of the Ofcom Spectrum Advisory Board and from 2001 to 2008 he was a member of the Ministry of Defence DES-ISS (DCSA) Board.