Bob Sorrell is BP’s Vice President for Public Partnerships. He is the Associate Director for the BP International Centre for Advanced Materials – a 10 year, $100m investment by BP with its hub at the University of Manchester and spokes at the University of Cambridge, Imperial College and the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign.

Bob is also BP’s technology policy advisor for the UK and EU and is a non-executive Director of Breathing Buildings, a natural ventilation company. He is also on the board of Innovate UK.