Simone Stuart-Cole

Innovation Services Manager

Simone is our star physicist, with a PhD from the University of Leeds and research experience across a diverse range of sectors including advanced materials, nano-materials and high performance coatings.

She currently oversees our Innovation Support Services, managing a team of proposal writers and project managers to ensure that our clients’ projects have the highest chance of success. She has extensive experience of working with a range of organisations including SMEs, multinational companies and universities, at all stages of the innovation life-cycle, and is particularly skilled at securing public funding for innovative R&D projects.

When not at work, Simone enjoys travelling the world in search of endangered wildlife. However, she can more commonly be found on the beaches of Northumberland in search of her dog, a creature that becomes increasingly endangered with every absconsion.