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Meet The Experts

Our members can access a range of services that offer tailored business advice from a panel of experts on areas which include routes to market, access to finance, skills, intellectual property and technology hunting.

Members can contact the experts directly or via one of our Innovation Development Executives.

These experts sometimes hold workshops and events which are published on the event section of this website.

Alex Shiel

Alex Shiel

Ward Hadaway

Alex is head of the Intellectual Property and Information Technology team at Ward Hadaway, with over 15 years’ experience of advising clients of all sizes.

He advises a number of multi-national companies, plcs and public sector...

Alison Schreiber and Jayne Hart

Alison Schreiber and Jayne Hart

HR Dept

Company Directors, Alison Schreiber and Jayne Hart, have extensive experience in senior Human Resources roles in both the private and public sector.  Both are Chartered Members of the Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD).  Their...

Arun Harish

Arun Harish

CPI

Strategy and business development professional with over 14 years’ experience in strategy planning and implementation, technology commercialisation, innovation consulting, investor readiness support and growing early-stage hi tech...

Dr Christopher Laing

Dr Christopher Laing

Signacure Resilience

ENISA Digital and Network Security consultant and network defender, formerly Senior Lecturer at Northumbria University responsible for the development of the Post Grad Digital Forensics and UG Ethical Hacking programmes.

Our...

Dr Jennifer Thompson

Dr Jennifer Thompson

Durham University

Jennifer is responsible for providing the University’s ‘broker’ or ‘link’ service which brings business and industrial partners together with relevant academic staff, research groups or research institutes.

Her team...

Gary Thompson

Gary Thompson

Jagdesign UK

Gary can guide people through the stages of innovation from initial concept through to the finished product and has a plethora of associates through a large network who can provide assistance where required. Jag can support people on...

Glenn Coyne

Glenn Coyne

Sintons LLP

Glenn is a solicitor specialising in commercial law. He has significant experience in drafting and negotiating a full range of commercial contracts, and is recognised for his innovative, modern and straightforward approach to commercial...

Karen Winterhalter

Karen Winterhalter

Onyx Health Ltd

Karen has over 25 years’ experience in healthcare communications having previously headed up the Europe, Middle East and African healthcare divisions for two of the world’s largest communications and PR groups – Weber Shandwick and...

Kelly Adamson

Kelly Adamson

Adept

Adept’s Founder and visionary, Mrs Kelly Adamson is a subject matter expert on issues relating to corporate culture and business growth via employee attraction, recruitment, engagement, development and retention. 

Laura White Laws

Laura White Laws

Arthur J Gallagher

Laura has extensive experience in providing insurance solutions for companies operating in Food & Drink, Manufacturing, Technology and Engineering sectors.  She looks after clients from the initial fact finding and audit stage...

Lesley Moody

Lesley Moody

AES Digital Solutions Ltd

Honoured in 2015 for services to Industry and International trade, Lesley is a long term business owner and entrepreneur in the High Tech and Digital arena. Lesley can assist with strategic issues related to business planning management...

Nicola Bellerby

Nicola Bellerby

Clive Owen LLP

Nicola qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1996 and moved to Clive Owen & Co in the same year as a senior auditor.

Having trained in a small local firm Nicola also wanted to develop her tax knowledge further and qualified as...

Norman McConnall

Norman McConnall

8020 Financial Management

For the last decade Norman has specialised in financial management support to the entrepreneurially led, owner managed sector – providing hands on guidance to help clients get, and then keep, their business finances under control. Thus,...

Patricia Barclay

Patricia Barclay

Bonaccord

Extensive board level experience means that Bonaccord founder Patricia brings pragmatic, commercially relevant solutions to businesses who need help commercialising life science research or ideas.

She has held senior positions in...

Phil Murray

Phil Murray

Harlands Accountants

Phil has been working within the North East SME advice sector for over 12 years. He also gained significant experience from working with the portfolio of clients in Harlands which at its peak contained a cumulative turnover of over £100...

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  • Using the NETPark Investment Panel to raise awareness of the company’s requirements to fund new product development was a real good use of my time. We have followed up interested parties successfully allowing us to get on with we do best and that is continuing to develop our client systems. NETPark Net FeedbackKevin MaddisonGlobal Management
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