The Impact Innovation team.
David Notley is an experienced entrepreneur and Venture Capitalist who specialises in advising and supporting high growth and technology businesses. David worked in the electronics industry in corporate planning and mergers and acquisitions before moving into venture capital where he latterly managed a fund investing in early stage technology companies. David has established and run several successful businesses and achieved exits from a number of these. David currently runs Impact Innovation which nurtures ambitious, high growth businesses. Impact Innovation is a consortium partner, with Winning Pitch, in the delivery of the Business Wales Accelerated Growth Programme which provides specialist, bespoke support to high growth businesses.
PRINCE 2 qualified practitioner
Project manager with experience of working with various government and private sector stakeholder organisations
9 years experience in supporting Inclusion objectives and actions, including Committed to Equality accreditation.
Equality & Diversity Champion for the Business Wales Accelerated Growth Programme.
An experienced senior business leader with a track record in both the public and private sector. Robert has developed and managed complex large scale, public sector programmes and worked with dozens of high growth businesses to help them achieve their ambitions.
Iona is an AAT licensed accountant, with over 15 years experience, Iona has been taking care of the financial aspects here at Impact Innovation for the last 6 years. Looking after the day to day bookkeeping, it is Iona's role to manage the internal invoicing process, preparation of VAT returns and monthly payroll.
Dewi ap Robert
Experienced programme administrator on the Business Wales Accelerated Growth Programme, including spin out activities with Cardiff University.
12 years’ experience in supporting business change and project management processes across Wales.
Experienced Business Analyst Coach and specialist within the Third Sector focused on start-ups.
Process improvements and implementation.
Efficiency improvement and change management.
Fluent in Welsh and English, currently learning Spanish.
Experienced office administrator, with a retail management & web design background, Nick's responsibilities include marketing, website maintenance, IT, client and accounts liaison.
In addition to our core team, we have a network of 25 associates and a framework of over 100 specialist business advisers across all disciplines.