Head of Research and Innovation Branch and the Horizon 2020 Unit
Welsh European Funding Office (WEFO), Welsh Government (Confirmed)
Geraint has significant experience in maximising the impact of European funding for the Welsh and UK governments, including in the areas of research & innovation, business support & finance, agri-industrial materials and animal health. He is responsible for the £330m structural fund budget for research and innovation in Wales and specialises in the integration of regional funds with external funding sources. He works closely with Welsh, UK and European partners to increase the level of Wales’ engagement with the €70bn research and innovation funding programme, Horizon 2020.