Rob has over a decade’s experience in the field of research and innovation. Working across a broad range of scientific disciplines and markets, Rob has been directly responsible for the conception and coordination of numerous research and innovation projects attracting over £50 million funding.
These roles have led to a wealth of knowledge and best practice, particularly in the areas of: opportunity assessment, market and competitor analysis, ideation, concept development, feasibility assessment and validation, partnership formation and management, technical planning, budget and resource planning, business plan development, proposal management and authoring, and contract negotiations.
In his previous role as European Innovation Manager for a leading international research centre, Rob was responsible for the creation and delivery of research and innovation support programmes to academic, research and industrial organisations across Europe. These programmes included tools, best practice, training workshops, seminars, e-learning, coaching and mentoring activities.
Framework Innovation works with a team of European expert associates who specialise in the provision of complementary services that either reinforce or add value to our own. Such services include project management, partner recruitment, access to private investment, company spin-outs etc.