CURRICULUM VITAE
Andrew Hopper CBE FIET FRS FREng
Professor of Computer Technology, University of Cambridge


EDUCATION
University College of Swansea
   1971 - 1974       B.Sc. in Computer Technology
University of Cambridge, Computer Laboratory
(Trinity Hall)
   1974 - 1977       Ph.D. Title: Local Area Computer Communication Networks

ACADEMIC
University of Cambridge
   1977 - 1979        Research Assistant                                                         (Computer Laboratory)
   1979 - 1983        Assistant Lecturer                                                           (Computer Laboratory)
   1983 - 1992        Lecturer                                                                         (Computer Laboratory)
   1992 - 1997        Reader in Computer Technology                                      (Computer Laboratory)
   1997 - 2004        Professor of Communications                                 (Department of Engineering)
   2004 -                Professor of Computer Technology, Head of Department   (Computer Laboratory)
   2011 -                Council (Trustee)
   2011 -                Finance Committee
Corpus Christi College, Cambridge
   1981 - 1993        Director of Studies in Computer Science
   1981 - 2011        Fellow

PROFESSIONAL
Institution of Engineering and Technology (formerly IEE)
   1981 -                Member   (1993 - Fellow)
   2002 - 2007        IT Sector Panel   (2005 - 2007 Chairman)
   2003 - 2006        Trustee
   2009 - 2013        Trustee
   2012 - 2013        President
Royal Academy of Engineering
   1996 -                Fellow
   2002 - 2007        Membership Panel 5
   2006 - 2008        Awards Committee
   2007 - 2010        Council  (Trustee) 
   2007 - 2011        International Committee
   2013 -                Enterprise Committee
Royal Society
   2006 -                Fellow
   2006 - 2008        Innovation Panel
   2006 - 2008        Sectional Committee 4
   2009 - 2011        Council  (Trustee)
   2012 -                Awards Nominations Committee
   2013 -                Science, Industry and Translation  Committee

INDUSTRIAL  (Companies Co-founded)
Orbis Ltd              sold to Acorn Computer 1979
   1978 - 1981        Director
Acorn Computer plc   IPO London 1982, spun out ARM in 1990
   1979 - 1985        Research Director
   1996 - 1999        Director
Qudos Ltd           
   1985 - 1989        Director
AT&T Laboratories Cambridge Ltd (formerly Olivetti Research Ltd)
   1986 - 2002        Managing Director   (1994 - 2002 Vice-President)
Virata Inc              IPO NASDAQ 1999, secondary raised $550M, now part of Conexant
   1993 - 2001        Director
Telemedia Systems Ltd  (now IPV Ltd) 
   1995 - 2003        Chairman   (2000 - 2003 Director)
Adaptive Broadband Ltd   sold to California Microwave 1998
   1998 - 2001        Director
Cambridge Broadband Ltd (now CBNL Ltd) 
   2000 - 2005        Chairman
Level 5 Networks Ltd  (now Solarflare Inc)
   2002 - 2008        Director
Adventiq Ltd         sold to Adder Technology 2009
   2005 - 2009        Chairman
VNC Group Ltd     Queen's Award Export 2011, Technology 2011, Int. Trade 2013, MacRobert Award 2013
   2002 -                Chairman
Ubisense Group plc  IPO London 2011, Queen's Award Export 2012, Technology 2012
   2003 -                Chairman   (2003 - 2006  Director)

TxtEz Ltd        
   2012 -  2014       Chairman


OTHER
Amadeus Capital Partners
   2001 - 2005        Advisory Board
Cambridge Gateway Fund
   2001 - 2006        Advisory Board
Fraser Research 
   2003 - 2010        Trustee
Cambridge Wireless
   2005 - 2008        Director
Queen’s University Belfast, Institute of Electronics Communications and Information Technology
   2005 -                Advisory Board
CRFS Ltd
   2007 - 2010        Advisory Board
University of Oxford, Department of Computer Science
   2008 -                Advisory Board
Technology Strategy Board,
Emerging Technologies and Industries Steering Group
   2009 - 2012        Chairman
École Polytechnique Féd
érale De Lausanne, School of Computer and Communication Sciences
   2011 -                Advisory Board
BP plc
   2011 -                Technical Advisory Council
EDSAC Replica Project
   2012 -                Trustee
University of Cambridge, Centre for Business Research
   2013 -                Advisory Board

PRIZES / AWARDS
   1999                  Royal Society - Bronze Medal (Clifford Paterson Lecture)
   2003                  Royal Academy of Engineering - Silver Medal
   2004                  Association of Computing Machinery - SIGMOBILE Outstanding Contribution Award
   2004                  Institution of Electrical Engineers - Mountbatten Medal
   2005                  University of Wales Swansea - Honorary Fellowship
   2007                  CBE for "services to the computer industry"
   2010                  Queen's University Belfast - Honorary Degree
   2011                  Trinity Hall, Cambridge - Honorary Fellowship
   2013                  Corpus Christi College, Cambridge - Honorary Fellowship
   2013                  Royal Academy of Engineering - MacRobert Award

PERSONAL
   Born 9 May 1953, Warsaw, Poland, UK citizen since 1964
   Married, two children, enjoys flying
 

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