Jose is a Knowledge Transfer Adviser for Warwickshire and surrounding areas of South Midlands and Birmingham, whose role is to champion the transfer and embedding of innovative knowledge into successful businesses, enabling them to enhance their capabilities, growth and profits. She works with leading UK universities, pairing them on innovative knowledge transfer projects with companies in all sectors. Jose has extensive experience in Manufacturing, Energy and Engineering sectors and has held Directorships in automotive and construction companies.
The Knowledge Transfer Partnerships programme promotes business led, open innovation by connecting companies with academic expertise to enable them to grow their business. Jose looks after businesses supporting their projects with knowledge bases in many parts of the country.
Jose also maintains relationships with a number of designated universities in relation to their participation in the programme.
Jose is the KTA for the following institutions:
The University of Birmingham;
CCFRA (Chipping Campden);
Henley College Coventry;
Nuneaton and Hinckley College;
Stratford upon Avon FE College;
University of Warwick;