Will completed his BSc (Hons) in Mathematics from the University of Manchester, where he specialised in statistics. During his time here he worked on several sustainability projects, such as being part of the evaluation team for tech4trade’s ’3D4D Challenge’, a competition with the aim of using 3D printing technology to alleviate poverty and enable trade. Since joining PNO, Will has helped secure grant funding for companies in a variety of industries including cybersecurity, med-tech, renewable energy and material science. He has expertise in the application and compliance phases of both Innovate UK and Horizon2020 funded projects, working with schemes such as the Open Programme, Energy/Biomedical Catalyst, Eureka Eurostars, SME Instrument and CEF funding. He also has experience working as partner in EU funded projects, specialising in dissemination, stakeholder engagement and project management roles.