Qualifications & Professional Memberships
Joined AM Bid in September 2017 as a Funding Specialist (Associate) with over 10 years of funding experience in the public, private and third sectors. Career experience has spanned across various sectors including financial services, technology, construction, engineering, energy and tourism.
Specialist knowledge in public sector funding in the UK having undertaken previous roles within government enterprise agencies, appraising applications and managing funds. Brings a unique perspective having worked both as the funder and the applicant.
A strong understanding of the public sector funding landscape which enables a strategic approach to grant funding and procurement, identifying the most suitable funding opportunities and maximising the potential funding journey for SME’s.
A track record of success in winning clients substantial grant funding for SME’s from Scottish Enterprise, Highlands and Islands Enterprise and Innovate UK. Particular success in innovation projects and regional selective assistance grants.
Achieved over £1m in third sector funding for a Scottish based third sector NGO.