Dr Carl Griffiths is the newly appointed Technology Seed Fund Manager at Finance Wales. He received his PhD in Physics in 1992, then moved to BICC Cables Ltd via a short stint as a lecturer. At BICC he was a Principal Research Engineer reporting to the Global Director of Technology. Carl left BICC in 2000 and set up ORS Ltd. ORS manufactured optical probes for the semiconductor industries. He was MD for eight years before becoming Investment Manager at VC firm Fusion IP plc. In 2009 he created Seren Photonics Ltd and was its CEO prior to joining Finance Wales.