Exeter Science Park has made a new key appointment as it continues to grow its community of businesses and organisations focused on science, engineering, and technology.
Jason Buck has joined the Exeter Science Park senior team as Senior Business Development Manager.
He brings a great deal of experience to the role, having previously managed the inward investment function at the TDA, Torbay Council’s Economic Development Company. In this role he worked on expansion and location projects for hi tech, med tech and advanced manufacturing companies.
In addition to this, he was instrumental in the founding of the Torbay Hi Tech Cluster. He also led on a successful account management programme working with many of Torbay’s strategically significant businesses.
In his role at Exeter Science Park, Jason will be leading on maximising the occupancy across the science park of lab and office space, promoting the event and conferencing facilities, and leading the development of new products and services for park businesses.
Sally Basker, Chief Executive of Exeter Science Park, said: “We’re very pleased to welcome Jason to our team. Exeter Science Park is committed to helping a range of innovative STEMM companies to achieve extraordinary growth and Jason will play an important role in this mission.”
Jason added: “There are some incredible businesses and organisations based at Exeter Science Park. I’m looking forward to supporting them as they grow and develop, whether that journey is from being based in our co-working space and moving through the various options we have for our tenants, to companies wishing to take larger buildings. Every organisation’s need and journey is different and my role will involve supporting that growth. It’s an exciting time for Exeter Science Park and I’m very pleased to be a part of it.”