Cairan He is a Senior Manager at NUS Industry Liaison Office where he looks after hundreds of inventions through patenting and licensing processes. Prior to that he worked as Research Scientist and later Industry Development Manager at A*STAR Institute of Microelectronics.
Cairan is active in technology innovation related society and community. He was the co-founder and first President of Biotech Connection Singapore, probably now the largest non-profit organization in Singapore with over 2,000 registered members serving early stage innovation and entrepreneurship for the biomedical and healthcare community. Since Nov 2017 he has taken a new role as Chair of Young Member Committee at Licensing Executive Society (Singapore).
Cairan obtained his Bachelor and PhD from Imperial College London and is a Registered Technology Transfer Professional (RTTP).