Adrian Stanley

FORCE11 Member since April 27, 2019

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Biography

Managing Director, Publishers, at Digital Science, a technology company serving the information needs of the research, funder and publishing community, Digital Science offers Catalyst Grants and invests in start-up companies including well known brands such as AltmetricFigshareOverleaf and Dimensions, that simplify and support the research cycle.

I am also the 2018/2019 President for the Society for Scholarly Publishing (SSP); an Associate Editor for Learned Publishing; a Non Executive Director with Bioscientifica a society based organization that supports biomedical research, and Board Member of STEM Fellowship, an educational student group based in Canada. I have held numerous volunteer committee/Chair roles with SSP and ALPSP over the last 20+ years working globally within scholarly communications and academic publishing.

Highlights including living and working in China for 4 years (2000-2004), developing SSP’s mentorship program, on the catalyst grant review committee for Digital Science, supporting new innovative ideas and start-up companies, coaching/mentoring and connecting people across the globe, and an alum from both Huddersfield, and Leeds University in the UK.