Professor Sir Michael Brady


Sir Michael Brady, Ph.D. is a former Chairperson of our board of directors and is among the Perspectum co-founders in September 2012. He has also served as an image analysis scientist on our Imaging Science team since 2012.

Dr. Brady has been a professor of oncological imaging in the Department of Oncology at the University of Oxford since 2010. Before then, Dr. Brady was a professor of information engineering at the University of Oxford from 1985 to 2010. Prior to Oxford, Dr. Brady was a senior research scientist in the Artificial Intelligence Laboratory at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he was one of the founders of the Robotics Laboratory.

Dr. Brady is the author of over 750 articles and 26 patents in computer vision, robotics, medical image analysis, and artificial intelligence, and the author or editor of ten books. Dr. Brady currently serves as a member of the board of directors of medical technology companies ScreenPoint Medical BV, since September 2014, Optellum Ltd, since October 2016 and Naitive Technologies Ltd, since October 2020. He has also served on the board of trustees of the Mohamed bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence 204 since 2019.

Dr. Brady previously served as a member of the board of directors of medical technology companies Mirada Medical Ltd, from September 2009 to September 2019, Volpara Health Technologies Ltd, from August 2009 to January 2020, Oxford Instruments plc from 1994 to 2014 and AEA Technology plc from 1990 to 95. Dr. Brady received a BSc. and MSc. in Mathematics from the University of Manchester and a Ph.D. in Mathematics from the Australian National University.