Helping industry develop deep tech innovations for a better future.
We’re in the business of impact
We catalyse transformative change and track the long-term outcomes of our work for people, places, and our planet.
Investing in people and communities
Innovating in products and processes to improve peoples’ lives
Nurturing place-based innovation to transform regions
Collaborating on projects that address climate change
Seeding industry with high-value jobs and next-generation skills
Driving national economic growth from manufacturing
worth of CR&D projects led and partnered on
privately contracted R&D activities
of R&D activity leveraged for every £1 of R&D grant received
1 in 5
projects involved a collaboration with an academic institute
business collaborations (60% of which were SMEs)