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About Greenwich Research & Enterprise (GRE) Business & Enterprise

The Greenwich Research & Enterprise directorate are dedicated to facilitating business engagement with companies of all sizes. We can advise on how to access our wide range of business support services, specialist facilities, expert training and world-leading expertise.

Our mission

Our mission is to inspire society and the world through discovering, applying and sharing knowledge, and recent accolades include Queen's Anniversary Prizes for Higher and Further Education for our work in transforming the lives of African farmers; Guardian newspaper awards for research impact in the areas of fire safety engineering and subsistence agriculture, Rockefeller Grand Challenge Prize for cassava food innovation and several Times Awards for our collaborative research.

Our track record

Our research and enterprise portfolio is brimming with ambition, relevance and practical application. Pioneering discoveries made at Greenwich benefit people and organisations in many areas of life and work – helping industries, societies and communities continue competing, improving and evolving. Our research influences and enhances health, education, science, engineering, computing and social policy. The Greenwich Research and Enterprise (GRE) directorate is the underpinning professional services division that supports academic colleagues in the delivery of this portfolio.

Research Support

GRE's research development team manage all the university's research activity, from initial bids and applications through to project completion and product IP and commercialisation.
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Enterprise Development Managers

Our team of Enterprise Development Managers (EDMs) work with companies to identify their business needs, on anything from product research and development to innovating new operational processes, to applying research-based solutions to business challenges.