Got a Great Idea?

Need Funding?

Or Expert Advice?

  • grow your idea

    grow your idea

    a feasibility study can help spot the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead

  • get your product to market

    get your product to market

    prototypes, pilot studies and marketing all need capital and you may need support to get there

  • exploit your innovation

    exploit your innovation

    once you have a product you need to reach out to the market and seek out new distribution channels across Europe

Business Innovation Coach

We offer no-nonsense guidance based on experience in both product commercialisation and innovation funding. We have a deep understanding of how to get products to market and how to create a business led proposal that will tick all the right boxes with the evaluators.

No matter what stage you are at in your innovation or funding proposal cycle we have a service entry that will help you raise the bar in terms of business case and clarity of presentation.

Innovation Coaching - our coaching approach is built on a philosophy of "sense and solve" - understanding the context of your company and empowering the management for handling similar challenges in the future on their own.
Innovation Workshop - we will guide you through a one or two day intensive workshop at your premises emerging with a complete project, resource and work package structure.
Proposal Writing – we start with an innovation workshop and then we develop the value of your innovation, business case and proposal content with you through to completion of the proposal and its submission.
Proposal Review – whether you are about to submit or have been rejected; we will perform a detailed line by line review packed with frank advice on all aspects of the proposal.

Horizon 2020 is the biggest EU Research and Innovation programme ever with nearly €80 billion of funding available over 7 years (2014 to 2020) – in addition to the private investment that this money will attract. It promises more breakthroughs, discoveries and world-firsts by taking great ideas from the lab to the market.

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European IPR Helpdesk

We believe that knowing how to manage Intellectual Property (IP) and Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) is the ticket to innovation and competitiveness in Europe. Whether you are in a EU funded project or not, the IPR helpdesk website offers a wealth of free information, fact sheets and case studies that will help you manage, protect and profit from, your intellectual property. 

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Since 2007 Innovate UK have committed over £1.8 billion to innovation, matched by a similar amount in partner and business funding. They have helped more than 7,600 organisations with projects estimated to add more than £11.5 billion to the UK economy and create 55,000 extra new jobs.

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There are many stages in the company's life where the directors might feel it is prudent to seek additional investment into the business in order to expand or capitalise on new opportunities. Apart from seeking government grants and bank loans, investment from third parry Angel Investors or investment organisations can provide the solution.

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