Meet the Team

The CEMET team is made up of individuals with a wide range of skills, a wealth of knowledge and decades of experience, both in industry and academia. 

Based at the Treforest Campus of USW, the team support businesses throughout the North, West and the Valley area of Wales. We are passionate about technology, particularly emerging and enabling technologies that can transform daily lives.

Find out more about each member of our team.


Mark Griffiths

Clayton Jones
Programme Manager

Jana Bauer
ERDF and Data Co-ordinator

Will Warren
Senior Programmer

Alex Egaji
Senior R&D Associate

Ikram Asghar
R&D Associate



Akram Hammoudeh
Head of Telecommunication 

Matthew Smith
Commercial Manager

Kris Oakey
Senior Administrator

Luke Dando
Analyst Developer

Seamus Ballard-Smith
R&D Associate

Kumari Podila
Software Tester



Eric Llewellyn
Head of Cyber Security

Sioned Roberts
Publicity and Events Co-ordinator

Chris Mair
UI/UX Designer

Gareth Evans

Craig Stacey
R&D Associate