Blog: TalentTech Recruitment

TalentTech is a technical and technology recruitment consultancy for the whole of the UK. We specialise in software sales jobs and technical sales jobs in many sectors and we get involved with recruitment from graduate entry level through executive recruitment. There are seven of us in the business – with a combined experience of between […]

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Meet the Team – Jane Talbot

Job title: Innovation Centre Manager, University of Warwick Science Park How long have you been at UWSP? I joined the University of Warwick Science Park in May 2000, working across multiple sites. What did you do prior to joining UWSP? I worked for 10 years at the British Educational Communications and Technology Agency (Becta), formerly known […]

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Bowen Brothers turning eco-friendly engineering ideas into reality

The Bowen Brothers Ltd is a sustainable product development company which takes customers’ ideas for innovative, eco-friendly products and handles the design and manufacturing process for them. Founded in 2018 by former Jaguar Land Rover automotive engineer Andy Bowen, the firm recently moved into University of Warwick Science Park’s Business Innovation Centre after working remotely […]

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Meet the Team – Ian McFarlane-Toms

  Ian McFarlane-Toms Job title: Business Ready Programme Manager How long have you been at UWSP? I have been here now since September 2017. I originally joined as a business advisor and when my predecessor moved on, I took the role and that was back in March 2019. What did you do prior to joining […]

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Blog: Meeting challenges head on

Brian Thomas, Finance Director, Key Forensic Services (KFS) Just as every other business will testify, the past year-and-a-half has presented challenges that few of us could prepare for but we have had to meet them head-on. KFS provides forensic services to police forces across the UK on investigations of a serious nature. The work is […]

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Online pet food retailer hopes to become top dog thanks to UWSP

PetShop.co.uk is an online pet food retailer which sells a wide variety of branded products for many different pets ranging from dogs and cats to birds and other small animals, and offers a monthly pet food delivery subscription service. The company was founded in 2010 by husband and wife Alexandra and Adam Taylor. Adam is […]

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Blog – CWLEP Chair Sarah Windrum on Science Park support

Coventry and Warwickshire is blessed by having two entrepreneurial universities – and I say that not only as chair of the Coventry and Warwickshire Local Enterprise Partnership (CWLEP), but also as a business owner. My firm The Emerald Group – an IT company based in Leamington Spa – has first-hand knowledge and experience of how […]

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Meet the Team – Andy

  Job title: Blythe Valley Innovation Centre Manager How long have you been at UWSP? I joined in August 2019 – so just coming up to two years with the University of Warwick Science Park. What did you do prior to joining UWSP? I’ve done lots of things previously. For the greater part of my […]

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Ready to Return?

Ian McFarlane-Toms, Programme Manager, Business Ready at the University of Warwick Science Park, looks at how companies reacted to the Covid pandemic – and the challenges they face as restrictions are lifted. We are now less than three weeks away from the next milestone in the relaxation of the measures against the pandemic and that […]

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Meet the UWSP Team – Alex

Job title: Head of Minerva, Business Angels. How long have you been at UWSP? I’ve been with Minerva for three years, and just before that, I’d worked on the Business Ready programme. What did you do prior to joining UWSP? It depends on how far back we want to go! I originally studied chemistry at […]

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