i2s EM3 Team
Our team of Innovation Advisers, together with a specialist network of experts will provide you with the support you need in order to grow your business.
Team Manager & SE Regional Lead
Paul ran his own successful international trading business for over 12 years and since 2000 has coached many businesses to become more innovative and globally connected. He is a high growth and product/service development specialist as well as a Trustee of the Institute of Export.
Innovation Advisor and Team Leader
Elaine is a specialist in collaborative innovation and process development. She enjoys working with aspirational and open-minded SMEs and is great at spotting useful connections. She is a PRINCE 2 Practitioner and knows how to win funding from regional and national business support schemes.
Director of Business Development
Jane is a business development and innovation specialist with experience of helping business to build partnerships, secure contracts and implement effective service models. Jane is a leading GROWTHmapper® practitioner.
Helping to generate value from innovation lights Eric’s fire. This passion has been pursued fruitfully in several private sector, public sector, third sector and academic organisations as well as his own ventures. He has an excellent track record working with SME management teams to enhance the capacity of their organisations to create value from innovation.
Matt is our expert in applied open innovation. He’s great at building rapport and working with organisations to help them match “what’s needed with what’s possible”. He knows all about innovation culture as well as strategy, leadership and processes and will provide coaching and mentoring to create opportunities through effective collaboration.
Innovate 2 succeed Project Coordinator
Ally is a highly experienced operations and customer support manager. She has worked alongside Advisors on many high growth coaching programmes including Growth Accelerator and the Business Growth Service, ensuring the services are effective and responsive to client needs and can demonstrate real impact.