Barnaby joined Oxford VR as Founding CEO in March 2018 to lead the company’s commercial and technical development. He has some of the most extensive experience in creating value from digital technology in mental health conditions, having spent the previous seven years as Founding CEO of Cambridge -based Ieso Digital Health. He built the company from its initial clinical trial into the UK’s leading provider of live online cognitive behavioural therapy, delivering evidence-based mental health therapy services in multiple NHS contracts and also to Medicaid patients in the US.
Prior to this, Barnaby built several companies developing assistive technologies for people with complex special needs. He also spent seven years in global product commercialisation roles at GE’s geospatial asset management software business. Barnaby holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering and Economics and an MSc in Biomedical Engineering, both from the University of Dundee.