Gaëlle Coullon



Gaëlle (she/her) is a Principal at Davis Pier with a background in neuroscience and consulting experience in innovation management, early-stage technology commercialization, intellectual property, entrepreneurship, and science/research communication. She has worked with public and private sector clients around the world, including universities and research institutions, start-ups and spin-outs, corporates, and government agencies. Gaëlle brings knowledge and experience in program and project management, leadership and mentoring, benchmarking and gap analyses, designing go-to-market strategies for innovative products and services, and facilitation. She enjoys designing and working on collaborative projects that use interdisciplinary approaches to solve complex problems and achieve real-world impact.

Gaëlle holds a BSc in Psychology from the University of Nottingham, an MSc in Neuroscience from the University of Oxford, and a DPhil in Clinical Neurosciences from the University of Oxford. She held various scholarships and grants to support her graduate studies and subsequent position as a postdoctoral research scientist, and her work has been published in peer-reviewed journals. Gaëlle is English-French bilingual.

Outside of work, Gaëlle enjoys triathlon, trail running and mountain biking, true crime podcasts, and spending time with her two cats.