Xiao Xiao Miao (Michelle Miao)

Innovation-strategy Partnership Manager

London, UK

As Innovation-strategy Partnership Manager, Michelle Miao is responsible for developing and maintaining corporate and government partnerships, especially with East Asian economics.

She supports on delivering the Hub in a Day programme at Big Innovation Centre, designing bespoke fast track programmes for international delegates wanting to know about the UK, and corporations wanting to raise their innovative capabilities. She leads on facilitating strategic alliances with Chinese stakeholders.

In the early prototyping phases, Michelle also designed diagnostic tools for Big Innovation Centre data analytics, and she researches regional economic development through innovation ecosystems.

Michelle holds an MSc in Business Innovation of E-business at Birkbeck, University of London, and a BSc in Financial Management from Southwestern University of Finance and Economics, one of the top-tier business schools in China.

Michelle enjoys reading, playing squash and travelling