Contact LSE Generate

Contact the Generate team

Phone: +44 (0) 7989 166056


Laura Jane headshot

Laura Jane Silverman

Head of Generate

LJ created the Generate programme and leads on the development and growth of entrepreneurial activity at LSE.


Emily Webster

Entrepreneurship Coordinator

Emily helps to manage the Generate events programme, including the all important funding competition. She is also the marketing lead for Generate. 

Manos Vranakis

Emmanuel Vranakis


Emmanuel is a technology & IP lawyer and has worked with vendors and buyers of technology products & systems - from enterprise software businesses like Apigee (Google), buyers like Wm Morrisons plc, to SMEs and funded tech start-ups. He is also a co-founder of Jotup (Research Semantics), an NLP tech start-up where he works on building its technology & content ecosystem and partnerships.

Manos will be on hand to assist entrepreneurs with any legal enquiries they have related to their businesses and will be holding a series of legal clinics, talks and mentoring opportunities over the year.  


Julien Callede


Julien Callede is the co-founder of, which launched in the UK early 2010 and has since expanded to France, Netherlands, Germany, Belgium, Austria and Switzerland, reaching £100M+ in annual sales and still growing fast.

Julien is currently taking space from his operational role at Made to focus on mentoring opportunities with other entrepreneurs, and has recently become LSE’s Entrepreneur-in-Residence.