Optimat is an independent strategy consultancy with over 25 years’ experience of innovation policy and practice both
in the UK and Europe - working at the interface of industry, science and the economy. This includes knowledge based
economic development, sustainable business development and technology commercialisation. These services have been
to a diverse range of clients including companies, universities, sector associations, national/regional agencies
and various public sector bodies.
Over the past 10 years, Optimat has led a number of European networks and policy studies related to public procurement
of innovation (PPI), the European Research Area and ICT. These have all included extensive engagement with stakeholders
in different European countries and sectors as well as the development & management of dissemination websites and