To successfully deliver the vision of buildings as power stations proving scale and creating the conditions for successful market adoption is essential. Jan is therefore leading on ways in which the success of Specific can built on and additional programmes developed which will lead to the roll out of BAPs with partners in industry and research to develop a new market and the adoption of Active buildings.
Formerly the Commercial Engagement Director at Specific, Jan led on the ERDF WEFO funding and played a significant role in securing the second round of IKC funding from EPSRC and InnovateUK. She has developed significant collaborations and relationships with industrial partners and helped shape the strategic delivery and vision of the Centre.
Jan’s background is in the public sector in inward investment and strategic project delivery at Welsh Government coupled with experience at Deloitte as a management consultant and graduate trainee at Crown Cork and Seal. Jan’s passion is for economic development and growing innovation impact between industry and academia, supported by government.