Institute for Ageing

Staff Profile

Mike Morgan

BDM National Innovation Centre for Ageing


Mike is the Business Development Manager (BDM) for the National Innovation Centre for Ageing (NICA). His prime role is to support the innovation and commercialisation of products and services that help people live better longer. Mike has also successfully delivered a European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) project aimed at translating age related research to help businesses deliver solutions and services for an ageing society.

Mike joined Newcastle University in 2010 after approaching 25 years as a BDM for IBM UK Ltd. In those years Mike gained a vast range of experience working with business sectors including: manufacturing, public sector, SMEs, service providers, start-ups and Emerging Markets. He has a track record of building and successfully delivering Channel and Business Partner led engagements.

Mike is a Newcastle University Economics Graduate

Mike’s key objectives are:

  • Supporting the commercialisation of products and services.
  • Helping create economic growth whilst improving the lives of older people.
  • Developing and growing the National Centre