Securing an R&D centre into the Longbridge site in Birmingham from Shanghai Automotive Industry Corporation is perhaps our single biggest success story.
A more recent success story was the identification of over 1 billion dollars worth of latent investment potential within the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia whilst working on a project for the Saudi Arabia General Investment Authority.
Vivid Economics Ltd are a strategic economics consultancy who are currently working with some of the UK’s leading port operators to prepare their bids to the UK Treasury to be granted UK Freeports status. Marchbanks Consulting Ltd are delighted to have been selected to manage the client engagement programme for their Scottish client.
And our work to support Scottish exporters continues with the development of an on-line learning academy for the Scottish Enterprise flagship `Preparing to Export’ programme for novice exporters.
Feb 2019: Delivered marketing support to Adam Smith international Ltd, the lead consultant for the Department for International Development’s Jordan Investment Conference.
April 2019: Developed and executed an Inward Investment lead generation programme for Economic Development Board of Bahrain, delivering leads from agreed industrial sectors.
September 2019: Commenced long-term delivery for the Scottish Enterprise `Preparing to Export’ programme, focussed on potential and early stage Scottish exporters.
July 2020: Commenced collaborative design contract for the Scottish Enterprise Preparing to Export Academy – launching early 2021.
August 2020: Contracted to provide stakeholder engagement support to Vivid Economics for UK Freeports proposal preparation.
September 2020: Delivering on-line `getting in to exporting’ workshop for Stirling Enterprise Partnership.
2017 – Ongoing: As a board member of a small Scottish SAAS business, I am supporting the company’s international growth in the Middle East and into Africa.