About Heatley Consulting


The founder, Dr David Heatley, brings 30+ years of front-line R&D experience to the work undertaken, initially with BT, rising to the position of Chief Technologist, and latterly with start-up SMEs which he co-founded and was their Chief Scientist, CTO and Director. His scientific and technical skills span telecommunications (fixed and wireless), med-tech technologies and medical imaging, telecare and telemedicine systems, photonics, sensor networks, smart buildings, IoT and more. He has a proven track record in innovating, thought leadership and project management which has been recognised by several awards, and during his career he has been accredited with 20 filed patents.


He is also a Visiting Professor for e-Health Innovation at the University of Suffolk where he contributes to teaching and research programmes aimed at bringing together technologies and medical/clinical practices in novel ways that spawn new and potentially game changing opportunities to raise the health of the nation.


These are some of the core skills and hands-on experiences that underpin Heatley Consulting's ability to address a broad range of subject matter and deliver innovative solutions.



Heatley Consulting is a member of the Innovation Martlesham tech cluster, located on the world renowned Adastral Park business site near Ipswich in the UK. Being co-located with more than 140 of the world’s leading corporates, SMEs and technology start-ups, fosters an environment of innovation, collaboration and shared goals.