Client: Innovate UK

Innovate UK (formerly the Technology Strategy Board) is the vehicle by which the UK government supports innovation within industry and commerce.

The organisation offers grant and innovation support across the UK totaling £600m per year. This represents a total investment exceeding £1 billion worth of UK research and development activity per annum.

Innovate UK Website

Innovate UK is a non-departmental executive body sponsored by the UK Government's Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy but a number of other public sector organisations are involved including the research councils, other government departments and agencies and divolved administrations.

A typical project involves 5 partners, has a total cost of £1m with 45% coming from the grant and runs for 3 years.

Hi Consulting was part of the contracted team that developed and delivered the funding programme systems for the TSB. Our specific responsibilities and contributions have included:

Currently we provide project monitoring and assessment services to Innovate UK having successfully transferred the developed processes to the internal staff.

Hi Consulting is able to offer similar services to other funding organisations, please contact us to discuss your requirements.