What is the value & impact to my business?
Outside perspective in and provides non-biased view on the supply chain from Aston University.
Provides a holistic, validated and verified road map of your supply chain.
Provokes thoughts and questions surrounding unknowns within the business.
High level view to support strategic planning.
Potential for cost and risk reduction.
In association with leading Academics from the School of Engineering & Applied Science and from the Aston Business School.
Overview of the Project
The project is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund 2014-2020 programme and part-funded by Aston University, and as such is bound by State Aid and public funding rules, regulations and eligibility criteria.
This means no outlay to the SMEs in the Marches transitional (Shropshire and Telford and Wrekin) and Greater Cambridge and Greater Peterborough LEP areas.
Which companies are eligible?
To be eligible for any of the available support, companies need to meet the following criteria:
Employ less than 250 employees.
Have an annual turnover of not exceeding €50 million and/or an annual balance sheet not exceeding €43million.
Have received less than €200,000 of de minimis State Aid in the past 3 years.
Be based in The Marches LEP (transitional) areas, Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin or Greater Cambridge and Greater Peterborough LEP areas which includes Cambridgeshire & Peterborough.
Rutland, West Norfolk (incl Kings Lynn), South Kesteven (Lincs), South Holland (Lincs), West Suffolk (St Edundsbury and Forest Heath), Uttlesford (North Essex), North Hertfordshire.
How will this project help my business?
It will assist your company to map, assess and improve the capabilities of your supply chain.
A better understanding of your supply chain.
An assessment of the maturity of your supply chains.
A plan of actions to improve and strengthen your supply chain.
Meet the Team
Dr Aristides Matopoulos
Business Engagement Manager
Research & Project Co-ordinator
from the School of Engineering & Applied Science and from the Aston Business School.