WHO WE ARE


Specialising in the commercialisation of new products and services, we work with individuals, businesses and the public sector to help create more innovative and vibrant economies.

We have vast experience of helping organisations with all stages of the innovation and IP commercialisation process and currently use this expertise to support partners at a UK regional, national and European level.

RTC North is also a lead UK partner in the worlds’ largest business support network - Enterprise Europe Network – and has established relationships with partners in Asia as well as North and South America.


Our team has delivered hundreds of innovation and technology transfer projects over the past 26 years and is a trusted partner of regional, national and international agencies. We have grown our business by understanding client needs, responding quickly to changing policy and being open, honest and professional.

  • Andrew Buckley
    ANDREW BUCKLEY Chief Executive

  • Martin Porton
    MARTIN PORTON Operations Director

  • Martin McGurk
    MARTIN MCGURK Innovation Director

  • Dr Nicola Wesley
    DR NICOLA WESLEY Technology Director

  • Sarah Hart
    SARAH HART Business Development Director

  • Jamie Ollivere
    JAMIE OLLIVERE Sales and Marketing Director

  • Thierry Delange
    THIERRY DELANGE Team Leader North West

  • Leo Donato
    LEO DONATO Team Leader Yorkshire

  • Andrew Buckley
    _

    Chief Executive

  • Martin Porton
    _

    Operations Director

  • Martin McGurk
    _

    Innovation Director

  • Dr Nicola Wesley
    _

    Technology Director

  • Sarah Hart
    _

    Business Development Director

  • Jamie Ollivere
    _

    Sales and Marketing
    Director

  • Thierry Delange
    _

    Team Leader North West

  • Leo Donato
    _

    Team Leader Yorkshire


Our management team is steered by a highly experienced board representing manufacturers, the professional services sector, public institutions and universities. Their guidance is invaluable as we listen and respond to the demands of industry, education and the public sector.

  • Accenture UK
  • Northumbrian Water
  • Nissan NMUK
  • Tait Walker
  • AHSN NENC
  • Northern Doctors
  • Parker Consultancy
  • Durham University
  • NEPIC
  • Northumbria University
  • Newcastle University
  • Sunderland University
  • RTC North
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