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Angus Horner

Angus is focused on providing real estate, marketing, collaboration, networking and other support to organizations, people and places inside the UK Knowledge Economy.

  • Director & Shareholder, Harwell Science & Innovation Campus Limited Partnership & associated companies
  • MD & Founder, Prorsus
  • Various other company directorships
  • Member of Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.

In 2011 established a consortium that secured a contract to acquire Pfizer’s 3 million square feet Campus in Kent (then Europe’s largest for life sciences R&D).

In 2013 founded what is now the 50% private sector shareholding in the Harwell Campus Partnership, to help UK Government accelerate growth – e.g. from a working population of 4,700 to ultimately over 20,000 people, to generate major GVA impact in the UK economy.

Angus is co-invested at Harwell with Business Partners William Cooper and Gordon Duncan, with whom he has worked for many years, including on the Pfizer project.

He is a firm believer in the power of research and innovation to deliver improved health, economic and social wellbeing.

Lives in Oxfordshire with his wife and children.

Other interests: Governor of St Birinus School, Director of Didcot First, various Oxfordshire groups including A34 Safety & Bishop Colin Fletcher’s Strategic Authority Group.  Homeless volunteer with Salvation Army for 3 years.

Sport: Surfing 8 countries, previously Sevenoaks Mens Hockey 1st XI & Qualifed Elite Men UK Triathlons.

Press clippings:

Oxfordshire Guardian:
http://www.oxfordshireguardian.co.uk/harwell-plan-to-become-leading-site-for-research-and-innovation/

Times Higher Education:
https://www.timeshighereducation.com/opinion/uks-industrial-strategy-can-manufacture-new-breed-of-victorians

City AM
http://www.cityam.com/232459/how-major-tim-peakes-historic-spacewalk-can-help-the-uk-defeat-our-stem-skills-gap