Serkan is a seasoned bid writer with over 5 years’ experience in successfully accessing innovation grants for businesses. This experience includes creating robust applications for Innovate UK and the European Commission’s Horizon Europe funding programmes. This bid writing experience is backed-up with over 10 years’ of industrial experience in R&D and manufacturing. He studied Chemical Engineering at Middle East Technical University and holds an Masters in Businesses Administration (MBA). Throughout his career, he has held a variety of roles within the chemical industry, including smart manufacturing, process development and improvement, and research and management of small and large-scale engineering projects.