David Calder has a background in Engineering, Manufacturing, NPD and R&D. His experience includes a cross-sector portfolio of roles in the private sector leading to his current role as Knowledge Transfer Manger in support of UK Innovation. He joined the newly formed KTN Ltd in April 2014 where he is lead for health and care, which includes digital health. KTN Ltd works alongside Innovate UK. Its role is to connect and facilitate innovative businesses with great ideas to improved quality of life and the economy of the UK.