Martin Wain

Principal Consultant

Les bureaux: Royaume-Uni

Dr Martin Wain is a Principal Consultant at Technopolis with fifteen years of policy and evaluation experience in economic development and research and innovation. He has conducted process and impact evaluations, policy studies and strategic support projects at the local, regional, national, and international levels. Martin is an experienced researcher and project manager with expertise in designing and applying qualitative and quantitative data collection and analytical methods, and has been lead author on a number of high-profile studies. Martin is a regional studies specialist, and his particular interests are business support, knowledge exchange and research collaboration, R&D, intellectual property and standards, and organisations and networks. He is also knowledgeable of research infrastructures and large research-funding programmes, including the European Framework Programmes. Martin is experienced in working with a range of clients and partners from national and local government, higher education institutions, research funders, international organisations, non-profit organisations, and private foundations.

Martin’s current and recent work includes the evaluation of several place-based interventions and, more broadly, support for and co-ordination of research and innovation, economic development, higher education, and capacity development. He has worked extensively in the UK and Ireland, Europe, Africa, and Asia.

Prior to joining Technopolis, Martin worked as a Senior Analyst supporting the development of regional innovation strategies for Greater Manchester, northern England. Martin holds a PhD in Business and Management from the University of Manchester. His thesis focused on sub-national innovation policy and governance networks, and was supervised by Prof. Jakob Edler, Professor of Innovation Policy and Strategy at AMBS Manchester Institute of Innovation Research and Executive Director of the Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research ISI. Martin also holds an MSc in Local and Regional Economic Development from the University of Dundee. He is a native English speaker, and has a working knowledge of Russian.

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