We are Innovate UK’s regional managers for the East and West Midlands respectively. The Midlands Engine is a relative new kid on the block compared to the Northern Powerhouse, but we think it has the same, if not more, potential!
Strategic Partnership Manager at Innovate UK. Peter was part of the original team that started in 2007 and managed the Knowledge Transfer Network programme before joining the strategy and now development team, looking after partnerships with UK Trade & Investment. He is also one of the newly appointed regional managers for Innovate UK, developing more and deeper links with the West Midlands innovation eco-system.
‘March of the makers’ was the call to arms by the Chancellor George Osborne in 2011- a rallying cry to get the nation to make more and sell it overseas – for Made in Britain to become as prevalent and …