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Meet the Team

Founded by Dr Dan Daly and Dr Robin Taylor in 2019, Occuity has grown quickly into a world leader in the field of optical technology. By recruiting the best and brightest minds in fields ranging from optical engineering to industrial design, medical commerce to finance. Occuity's strength is founded on the combination of the best people, innovative patented technology and a clear vision.

Senior Leadership Team

Dan Daly

Founder & CEO

Dr. Dan Daly PhD, MBA, CPhys, MInstP, Chief Executive Officer, has studied and worked in the field of optical metrology and opto-electronics for over 25 years.

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Robin Taylor

Founder & CTO

Dr Robin Taylor has worked in the field of medical device development for over 15 years, 10 of which were developing advanced optical measurement techniques.

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Mark Jenkins


A serial entrepreneur and angel investor, Mark has a degree in Computer Science and Mathematics and worked in various development roles prior to starting his first software business in 1989. 

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Daniele De Iuliis

Design Director

Daniele joined Occuity after 27-years in Apple's world-class industrial design team and leaving behind a legacy of iconic products that helped change the consumer electronics world forever.

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Daniel Quirke

Commercial Director

Daniel has worked in the medical device field for over 40 years, working both in clinical and research labs and  on clinical trials before moving on to commercial roles.

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Leigh Wooley


Leigh is an experienced CFO with a background in multinational technology businesses. Prior to 2001 he held a series of FD roles in large telecoms businesses, including spells in the US and in Europe.

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Key Personnel

James Reynolds

Chief Optical Engineer

James is a senior optical engineer with over 30 years’ experience in R&D within a wide range of industries.

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Derek Bean

Program Manager

Derek is a result driven professional, proactive and agile technical programme manager with more than 22 years of international experience. 

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Sharon Branch

Quality Manager

With 12 years’+ experience within the ophthalmic and medical device industry, Sharon specialises in ISO 13485, the mandatory Quality Management System for Medical Devices.

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Lesley Parry-Jones

Senior Development Engineer

Lesley joined Occuity in October 2020 as part of the Design and Development team. 

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Jade Smith

Development Engineer

With an MSc in BioMedical Engineering, Jade is part of the design and development team. Her extensive knowledge covers both mechanical and electrical applications.

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Jamie Serjeant

Mechanical Engineer

Jamie holds a Masters in Mechanical Engineering from Bristol University and is part of the design and development team at Occuity where his specialism is in design engineering.  

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Clive Griffiths

Chief Electronics Engineer

With over 30 years of experience working in the electronics and software industries, Clive has a wealth of knowledge in a variety of different technologies.

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Piotr Laszczak

Sr Embedded Engineer

After completing his PhD in Biomedical Engineering in 2016, he was recognised with the William James award by the Institution of Engineering and Technology.

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Magdalena Kowalska

Embedded Engineer

Having studied for a degree in Biomedical Engineering at AGH, Magdalena continued her studies with a masters in biomedical, bioelectronics and biomechanics

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Theresa Bowers

Finance Manager

Theresa is a qualified accountant and fellow of the ACCA and IFA, with over twenty years commercial and private accounting experience in the UK and globally.

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Richard Kadri-Langford

Head of Digital Marketing

Driven and commercially astute, Richard is a CIM qualified marketing strategist with over 12 years’ experience, spanning agency, and several industry sectors.

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Passionate & Motivated

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