Our Team


Helen Gaffney

Helen Gaffney


Helen is currently a Private Equity Investment Associate based in London and also has experience working in mergers and acquisitions advisory services.

Helen holds a BA degree from the University of Cambridge where she studied Natural Sciences including courses in Physics, Chemistry, Geology, Mathematics, Psychology and History and Philosophy of Science.

Helen is a Trustee of the Equilateral Foundation.

Paddie Ingleton

Paddie Ingleton


Paddie has recently completed the Teach First Leadership Development Programme and is currently teaching secondary science at the Archbishop Lanfranc Academy, Croydon.

Paddie holds a BA degree from the University of Cambridge where she studied Natural Sciences including courses in Physics, Chemistry, Geology, Mathematics and History and Philosophy of Science.

Paddie is a Trustee of the Equilateral Foundation.

Freya Scoates

Freya Scoates


Freya is currently working as a research scientist at Exosect.

Freya holds a BA degree from the University of Cambridge where she studied Natural Sciences, specialising in Plant Sciences.

Freya is a Trustee of the Equilateral Foundation.

Maya Beano

Maya Beano


Maya is currently a Graduate Scientist at AstraZeneca in Cambridge and has previous research experience in Medicinal Chemistry.

Maya holds BA and MSci degrees from the University of Cambridge where she studied Natural Sciences including courses in Chemistry, Biology of Cells, Biochemistry, Physics and Mathematics.

Emily Hardy

Emily Hardy


Emily is currently a Graduate Scientist at AstraZeneca based in Cheshire, and works on early stage Oncology drug projects.

Emily holds BA and MSci degrees from the University of Cambridge where she studied Natural Sciences with a focus on Biochemistry. Emily has a keen interest in travel and took a year out after graduating to explore the world.