Dr. Belinda Clarke is the Director of Agri-TechE (formerly known as Agri-Tech East), Europe’s largest membership network connecting farmers and growers with researchers, technologists, entrepreneurs and investors using innovation to enhance the economic growth, agricultural productivity and environmental sustainability of the agri-food value chain. Agri-TechE was named National Networking Group of the Year at the UK SME Business Awards 2019.
Belinda is a member of the Council of UKRI-BBSRC, is also a Trustee of the Royal Norfolk Agricultural Association.
She has a first degree in Natural Sciences (Part II Plant Sciences) from the University of Cambridge and a PhD in plant biochemistry from the John Innes Centre. She is a Nuffield Scholar, Associate of the Royal Agricultural Councils, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Biology, Chartered Biologist, and a qualified business coach.