Grants for equipment to enable innovation in small businesses in York, North Yorkshire and East Riding

Vicky Wren

Grants Project Manager

Vicky is an experienced project manager who has delivered several business support programmes through the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), the European Social Fund (ESF) and the Rural Development Programme for England. Many of the projects she has worked on have involved the award of a capital grant support to regional SMEs with specialisms in innovation and the environment. She is a PRINCE2 qualified project manager with over eight years’ experience in contract delivery and compliance management.

Vicky has recently managed the Leeds City Region Technical Assistance project, a £2million multi-party funded contract working with partners to deliver technical support to ERDF and ESF grant applicants. Prior to this Vicky led on delivery of the Biorenewables Capital Grant Scheme, a £1million innovation fund to support businesses in the bioeconomy, which helped to create 21 new jobs and 2 new businesses.