David Andrews

A fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing and the Tourism Society, Queen Mother Award winner, and recently attained the IoD Diploma in Company Direction. David is also currently undertaking a PhD part-time.





Carl Dalgleish
Kada Research Limited

Karl Dalgleish is a Chartered Town Planner with over 23 years’ experience in economic development in the public and private sector. Since 2011 he has been a director of Kada Research – a niche practice focusing almost exclusively on EU and UK programme evaluation and strategy development.

Mark Copsey
Redkite Innovations

Mark is a dynamic leader and driver of new initiatives and opportunities. He has many years of experience in economic, industry, and regional development, and has specialised in commercialisation and funding in public, private and the tertiary education sectors.



Kirsten Cameron
Redkite Innovations

Kirsten is an experienced Project Manager, and in particular strength in strategic thinking, planning and organisation.  Kirsten has an eye for detail and creative approach to problem solving.  She has strong research and writing skills and brings her extensive project management skills to the team.

Howard Nash

Howard has 15 years experience as a successful destination manager in urban and rural areas, winning national and regional awards, followed by 10 years as a cultural expert for the Audit Commission. Psychology graduate with MSc in Tourism Management, Fellow and ex-President of the Tourism Management Institute and Visiting Research Associate with Leeds Metropolitan University. Strategic and analytical thinker with excellent communication and written skills.