Executive Director, BIC Innovation

Rod Howells

Rod specialises in helping businesses successfully manage their innovation processes and create environments that encourage innovation.

Rod has a deep knowledge of innovation tools and techniques from initial idea creation through to implementation and scale up.

He is a first-class facilitator and strategic consultant who enjoys working with multi-disciplined teams and guiding them through the innovation process. He has been involved in multiple technical and commercial innovation projects and helped companies create robust innovation processes.

Rod is happy working with pre-start-up businesses, SMEs, and large multinationals, and has worked across a wide range of sectors including healthcare, advanced manufacture, process manufacture, construction, rail, aerospace, logistics, food, and drink, digital and sports.

Throughout his 22-year career there has always been a focus helping create the right environment for innovation, change and growth.

Region: Wales