Alison Hunter is a Director and joint owner of a consultancy business – Economic and Public Policy Consultancy (EPPC). Based in Brussels for the last 10 years, she has over 17 years of consultancy experience, delivering public policy, research and analysis assignments for clients in Brussels and UK settings. Alison’s areas of expertise are EU regional policy (including regional innovation and Smart Specialisation), economic development, clusters and industrial growth. She is an experienced moderator, working with EU institutional partners and regional stakeholders, and covering event design, delivery and reporting. Alison also delivers senior capacity building support and advice on EU engagement to multiple stakeholders, and has significant experience is developing large-scale projects.
Alison is highly experienced in working with EU institutions, including a range of Commission services in the areas of Regional Policy, Research & Innovation and Maritime Affairs & Fisheries. She is also a Senior Adviser with a leading Brussels think-tank, the European Policy Centre, focusing on regional, innovation and industrial policy.
Thanks @Dominik_Sobczak for bringing this topic. Panel on #researchinfrastructure at Research Policy Day in Sweden raised the importance of career paths at RIs
Indeed, it is not only about just money for #researchinfrastructure but also governance