Sarah obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Sciences at The University of Exeter. Upon graduation Sarah completed a Masters Degree in Immunology at the University of Birmingham and remained to undertake a PhD in the Department of Medicine, entitled ‘Novel Mechanisms of Lymphocyte Recruitment to the Liver’, which resulted in the publication of several papers. Sarah left academia to pursue a career in sales and prior to joining Oxford University Innovation was a Technical Sales Specialist with Invitrogen Ltd. In her first year with Invitrogen she was awarded ‘Best New Sales Recruit’. Sarah joined Oxford University Innovation as a Technology Transfer Manager in October 2006.