Dr. Nicola Thorn, AND Technology Research Ltd.
Dr. Nicola Thorn
CEO & Founder
AND Technology Research Ltd.

Dr. Nicola Thorn is managing director of AND Technology Research, an all female-led design and development consultancy. Trained as a system architect and software engineer, Nicola has established expertise in embedded software, low-powered devices, design for scale and medical compliance.

Founded in 1980, AND Technology Research have delivered high-quality design services in medtech, consumer electronics, and green tech to over 350 customer worldwide. Beyond professional accomplishments, Nicola has a passionate commitment to innovation, with a special focus on advancing technology and actively promoting increased diversity, particularly advocating for the inclusion of more women in the tech sector.