is the technology transfer office of Technion – Israel Institute of Technology. Entrepreneurship and commercialisation are at the core of Technion innovation. As part of the Technion R&D Foundation (TRDF), is a one-stop-shop for innovation and the expansion of Technion as a global hub for entrepreneurship, startups and commercialisation.
commercialises cutting edge technologies developed by Technion researchers, students and alumni. ’s mission is to facilitate and support the transformation of scientific discoveries into applied solutions. By creating optimal alliances between scientists, industry and investors, enables the smooth transfer of technologies to the commercial sector.

Jonathan Metliss has been appointed a consultant to Technion UK with the brief to introduce technology emanating from the Technion in Haifa Israel to UK business and industry.

Jonathan is a solicitor having been a founder partner of the law firm SJ Berwin in 1982. He has been involved in Israeli related business for many years and in particular has assisted in the flotation of many Israeli companies on the London markets. He is a Governor of the Technion and a director of Conservative Friends of Israel.

His other interests include combatting racism (including anti semitism) in UK football and he is a member of the Defence Division of the UK Board of Deputies.

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