MEET THE TEAM

Simon Coward

Simon Coward

CEO

Simon Has a long history in the engineering and manufacturing sectors including spells with Shell and Nissan. Currently, Simon the Managing Director of Hethel Innovation Ltd. and runs the Hethel Engineering Centre business incubator and the Scottow Enterprise Park.

Additionally, he oversees an enterprise and innovation consultancy, focused on growing the knowledge economy through collaborative innovation, sector focused economic development and business demand driven skills training.

Jordan Sharman

Jordan Sharman

Network Coordinator

Before attending university Jordan worked in a manufacturing environment in roles including quality control and planning. This experience combined with his studies of Business with Marketing at University of Greenwich has developed his understanding of the importance of productivity and innovation within businesses.

Jordan’s role sees him become the Network Coordinator, a position which will see him provide support to manufacturing and engineering businesses in Norfolk and Suffolk, facilitating collaborations between academia and industry, as well as mapping industries and businesses across East Anglia.