ELIX European Advisory Services Limited (HELIX) was originally founded in 1995. Its key staff each have over twenty years of working on research and technology proposals and projects.HELIX has a highly qualified and experienced consultants, who are able to provide consultancy services at national, regional and local levels on European and UK funding for:
• Technology Transfer
• Management of Intellectual assets
• Regional Economic Development
HELIX also has an excellent network of associates across the ERA and in the US, who can assist in other specialist areas if this required.HELIX has an outstanding record on assisting PIs with ERC proposals including many proposals that have been highly ranked.
One of the young researchers, that we assisted, was awarded the top ranked ERC Starting Grant. This is the second time that one of our clients has achieved this.We have been successful in assisting starting grant awardees from 2007, 2009 and 2010 gain their second ERC awards as consolidators.
One of the nice things to happen this year has been a small number of Consolidator equivalents from 2007 and 2009 gaining Advanced Grants. The numbers achieving this are small overall but we expect this to grow steadily over the rest of H2020.Our clients have had another good year on Advanced Grants
Expert in research and knowledge transfer policy, strategy and implementation with experience in European Commission groups, various national groups as well as at institutional and operational level. Significant advisory and consultancy experience in developing and managing new opportunities and organisational change. Until June 2013 a senior University manager with Heriot-Watt University in Scotland managing multi-disciplinary services and engaged in organisational capacity building focussing on research support and knowledge exchange activity. Extensive operational and policy experience at institutional, national and European level. Now Senior Consultant with Helix Advisory Services Ltd.