Director of TheHill: Digital Innovation at Oxford University Hospitals
Megan is Director of TheHill, a digital transformation catalyst dedicated to empowering health and care with digital technology. TheHill supports innovators through the Market Access Accelerator programme and 1:1 support; engages clinical and non-clinical staff through needs workshops, digital skills training and the Digital Innovation Ambassadors programme; and brings together an ecosystem of partners to accelerate digital health and care.
Megan has a long career history in entrepreneurship and innovation, including running the University of Oxford’s Entrepreneurship Centre, and managing ecosystem development and inward investment as head of Innovation at Harwell (one of the UK’s two National Science and Innovation Campuses). She is particularly passionate about building ecosystems and communities, and creating the right environment for innovation to flourish.
Megan currently sits on the Board of The Oxford Trust, an independent charitable trust working across enterprise and innovation; science education; and public engagement with science. She also holds voluntary roles with the angel network OION and Oxford Startups, and teaches entrepreneurship through her social enterprise OxLaunch.