Open Innovation and Enterprise Europe Network Manager
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Madalina Nazare is the Open Innovation and Enterprise Europe Network Manager at UCL Advances. Her role is to manage the successful delivery of two European wide projects.
Madalina joined UCL in February 2013 from Greater London Enterprise where she managed for the last three years the Enterprise Europe Network London consortium, a project aiming to help local SMEs to grow internationally by finding the right business partner, licensing or sourcing new technology or accessing European funding and finance. This project has built capacity for more than 1000 London SMEs helped over 100 London businesses to conclude contracts and access grants from the European Commission and the Technology Strategy Board.
Previous to moving to London, Madalina has worked in Brussels for the European Commission – DG Enterprise and Industry in the SME Directorate focusing on Entrepreneurship policies and the innovation Union and in Luxembourg at the European Investment Bank.
Madalina has a Masters in Expertise of European Projects and holds a BA in International Relations and European Studies.
Her expertise is: European funding, European regulation and policy, project management, SME support.