Invest NI is a proud partner of Innovate UK. An executive, non-departmental public body sponsored by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Innovate UK is the UK’s innovation agency.
Innovate UK understand that taking a new idea to market is a challenge. They fund, support and connect innovative businesses through a unique mix of people and programmes to accelerate sustainable economic growth.
Innovate UK Manager
Lorraine Acheson has recently been appointed as Innovate UK Manager for Northern Ireland. Lorraine is based in the Invest Northern Ireland Bedford Street office and will work closely with the Innovation, Research and Development team.
Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund
The Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund supports research and innovation. Its aim is to strengthen UK science and business innovation and take on the biggest challenges that society and industries face today.
Find out more about the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund