Geraldine Durand – KTM Development and International

Geraldine Durand is a Knowledge Transfer Manager for International & Development. Her key roles are supporting international innovations and facilitating research and innovation collaborations with key economies around the world.

Geraldine received a Masters from the technology University of Compiegne (UTC), France, and a PhD from the University of Kent. She then started her career as a Development Chemist in Dow Corning (now called Dow) then moved to TWI Ltd as senior project leader and later Section Manager. In 2016, Geraldine become the Director of the Advanced Resins & Coatings Technologies Innovation Centre (ARCTIC) between London South Bank University and TWI Ltd.

She has over 10 years of experience in collaborative R&D, innovation management and product development. She is also a visiting Fellow at London South Bank University.