Emily Lekkas

Business Development Manager - Bayes Centre


Emily Lekkas is the Business Development Manager at the Bayes Centre. The Bayes Centre is the University of Edinburgh’s innovation hub for data science and AI. Emily helps companies to navigate their way through to the right solution within the university; be that finding specialist expertise in data science and AI, upskilling their staff, becoming part of our thriving tech ecosystem, or working on more strategic projects including adopting innovation. She has over 10 years of experience focused on driving forward high value projects in technology sectors such as Data Science, AI, Digital Health, Medical Devices and Life Sciences. She has spent much of her career supporting inward investment into Scotland, and has experience in the financial and global information services sector supporting customers in venture capital, private equity, hedge funds, asset management, and pharmaceutical companies.