Mohan Ahad

Knowledge Transfer Adviser


Mohan is one of the two Knowledge Transfer Advisers sharing East London, Essex and Suffolk.

The Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTPs) support businesses to engage with expert academic teams on a project-based collaboration delivering sustainable innovation with positive economic impact and additional societal or environmental benefits. Mohan looks after businesses supporting their projects with knowledge bases in many parts of the country. Mohan also maintains relationships with a number of designated universities in relation to their participation in the programme.

Mohan is a chartered engineer with over 25 years of experience from the aerospace and defence sector. Where he worked with Universities, corporates, SMEs and spin-outs, from managing trials and R&D activities to supporting the supply chain. He has an MBA from Cranfield University that focussed on entrepreneurship and innovation and has helped a number of start up companies in various sectors. As a former KTP (TCS) Associate he recognises the value of the programme and wants to help other associates gain the most from the support on offer. As a trustee for the Culture Trust Luton, he has also developed an understanding of the issues in the not-for-profit and creative sectors.

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