Darren oversees and organises all public grant opportunities and funding applications for Turing. He is the primary contact for any new grant funding application involving the Institute, including budgeting and internal authorisation of applications and support in grant writing and development.
Darren joined the Turing in February 2016, and was previously Senior Programme Manager for the Programme Management Unit and inaugural Programme Manager of the Institute's Data-Centric Engineering programme. Prior to joining Turing he worked at Imperial College London's Energy Futures Lab as Research Engagement Manager. He has worked for the last ten years in various roles in research operations, and holds a BSc in Physics from the University of Manchester.