Our People

The RoboScientific team is headed by two very experienced directors:

Stan Curtis

Chief Executive Stan Curtis graduated in Electrical Engineering and has spent over 40 years in the electronics industry both as a designer; designing over 450 commercially manufactured products, and as a director of many businesses. He has led many start-ups as well as mergers, acquisitions and exits.

His career has mainly been spent in the consumer electronics and instrumentation industries where he has led a number of start-up companies as well as managing companies having turnovers of hundreds of millions of pounds. He has been responsible for a number of innovations and has good relationships with university research teams and manufacturing companies in Europe, the USA and China. Prior to RoboScientific he was Technical Director of Trolex Limited; a leading UK manufacturer of instrumentation for hazardous environments.

Dr Tim Gibson

Chief Technology Officer Dr Tim Gibson gained a Bsc in Medical Biochemistry from the University of Birmingham in 1975. He then moved to the University of Leeds where he completed a PhD entitled "Stabilised, Enzyme Based Diagnostic Systems" in 1991 before becoming head of Leed's Enzyme Biotechnology Group. He created his first spin-out companies in 1994 and 1995 and in 2000 founded a business providing consultancy and technology transfer services in biotechnology, biosensors and chemical sensors.

He was involved in establishing and managing new companies in these fields and also designed and became project manager of a nanotechnology antibody biosensor project funded by the European Union. Tim joined the NetScientific Group in 2011 as chief scientist of RoboScientific.