Richard Hindle

Richard Hindle is an economist and regional planner who became a director of SQW in 1995. Richard's expertise in economic development, as a practitioner, designer and evaluator, includes market feasibility studies, project appraisals and plans, programme evaluations and organisation reviews. He focuses on business development/innovation and all aspects of area competitiveness, working for local authorities and partnerships, government and non-governmental organisations, in the UK and internationally.

Recent projects led by Richard Hindle include work to support the business case for infrastructure investment under the 'One North' initiative and in South Wales; the development of an evaluation framework based on case studies for BEIS's pilot University Enterprise Zones, and a new business performance framework for Visit England; evaluation of Invest Northern Ireland's business interventions for Sustainable Productivity; a 'light touch' review of commercialisation activity for the University of York.

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