Emilia Knight is Centre Manager of IDEAS.
A senior executive with a substantial record of strategic business development in international markets, Dr Knight holds a Ph.D. in linguistics and an Executive MBA. As Centre Manager, she is in charge of the day-to-day running of the centre. She oversees all financial arrangements concerning the centre and is in overall charge of information, events and external communication.
She has previously worked as Marketing Manager, Publishing for Apple UK and later joined Adobe as their Marketing Director, Europe. She went on to establish the Business Software Alliance in Europe to combat software piracy and protect intellectual property. She subsequently joined Madge Networks as Vice-President for Strategic Development.
Dr Knight speaks Bulgarian, Polish and Russian.