Clive is an accomplished innovation manager, with more than 25 years of engineering, research and development and business management experience.
He has successfully delivered projects involving engineering design, materials and process development, qualification and certification, component manufacturing and assembly, quality management and continuous process improvement.
His career history includes leadership roles with multinational corporations, manufacturing start-ups, engineering consultancies and EPCM contractors.
Clive is a degree qualified mechanical engineer, holds a PhD in materials engineering and an MBA specializing in entrepreneurship and innovation management.
He has worked in industries including aerospace, rail, marine, plastics, petrochemicals, oil and gas exploration and mining.
He has collaborated with leading Australian universities, Cooperative Research Centres and the CSIRO and has managed international, cross-functional teams to deliver award winning outcomes.
The Entrepreneurs' Programme provides eligible SMEs with free expert advice and grant funding to improve business growth and competitiveness, solve R&D and technology needs and improve capability to participate in domestic and global supply chains.