Professor millicent stone


Professor Millicent Stone, iowna
Professor Millicent Stone

Chief Executive Officer

CEO and Founder of iOWNA, Prof Stone also works part-time in London as a Consultant Rheumatologist. Recently awarded the prestigious Royal Society Entrepreneur in Residence award and appointed Professor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the University of Bath, where she is building strong academic industry links. She has a track record as a leading Rheumatologist and trained as a Clinical Epidemiologist. Passionate about iOWNA’s success, she is leading iOWNA to become an evidenced based digital therapy companion.

Nicholas Howard Chief Financial Officer
Nicholas Howard

Chief Financial Officer

Joined iOWNA following a long career as a senior investment banker and later co-founder of multinational leading Solar Power company, Amarenco. He brings strategic business, entrepreneurship and financial expertise to iOWNA, essential for its growth objectives as a digital health leader.

Louise Carton Chief People Officer
Louise Carton

Chief People Officer

A seasoned, and versatile HR leader with 25+ years of experience working with senior executive teams in employee engagement, talent management, culture building, organisation design, and driving HR and business strategy alignment across diverse industries including Pharma, FMCG, FinTech & more.

Rupert Potter Head of Life Sciences
Rupert Potter

Head of Life Sciences

An experienced leader in pharmaceutical digital marketing and HealthTech startups. His expertise includes designing patient solutions for major global Pharma companies, alongside smaller entrepreneurial ventures focusing on commercialising HealthTech products for global Pharma industries.

alex sheppard Chief Commercial Officer
Alex Sheppard

Chief Commercial Officer

A seasoned healthcare executive and entrepreneur with a proven track record in executing go-to-market strategies and forging strategic partnerships with industry leaders, having negotiated technology licences and nine-figure co-development deals. Drives evidenced-based value creation.

Niall Horgan Chief Technology Officer
Niall Horgan

Chief Technology Officer

An experienced innovative Software Development Manager with 25+ years in the field, having worked with large multinational enterprises delivering business-driven IT solutions across various sectors, negotiating strategic partnership deals with deep insights into healthcare ventures, and an MBA in healthcare.

a group photo of the iowna team