Dr. Marcelo Motta

Consultant Magma Innovations


Marcelo is a leading expert in IP scouting, open innovation and commercialisation of new technologies, with particular expertise in the areas of materials science and nanotechnology. Through his previous positions at Thomas Swan & Co and at different start-ups, he has been involved in developing technology businesses in the areas of electronics, clean energy, defence and aerospace industries. Previously he worked at the University of Cambridge as a post-doctoral researcher. Marcelo is a CTES Fellow and has a PhD in Materials Science from PUC-Rio/Lehigh University, and is a native speaker of Brazilian Portuguese.