Jenny is responsible for overseeing the delivery of Digital Catapult activity across the North East and Tees Valley. She has overall responsibility for regional monitoring and reporting to the national Digital Catapult, ensuring projects succeed in delivering measurable impact and meeting all key objectives. She leads the business development strategy to engage new and existing organisations in open innovation projects, which bring together supply and demands.
Part of Jenny’s role includes managing key stakeholder relationships, including Local Enterprise Partnerships, universities and local authorities, in order to support a collaborative approach. She leads the deployment of national Digital Catapult programmes and activity within the North East and Tees Valley, which tackle market failure and facilitate commercial opportunities for digital SMEs.