TBAT Innovation

TBAT Innovation is a first-choice provider of innovation support for technology R&D organisations throughout the UK; helping businesses access government backed grant funding and support through private investment phases, amongst other services.

The unique technical skill set held by our bid writing team has enabled us to achieve a success rate of 76% and grant money awarded of £19.9 million, across all UK and EU schemes during the last 12 months.

Not only do we provide comprehensive end-to-end bid writing, we offer workshops and consultancy to help you collect the information needed for your application; we can perform market research to fill in any knowledge gaps; we can review your application before submission, giving advice and annotations to maximise your chance of success; we can also review previously unsuccessful applications and associated feedback in order to make changes, ready for resubmission.

Our team have vast experience of developing private investment proposals, we’ll provide you with all the support you require to ensure your business is ‘investment ready’ and give you the very best chance of securing investment.

We will work with you collaboratively to develop a watertight business plan including financial forecasting, sales and marketing plans, market analysis and support you with your pitch deck and strategy development.

These plans can be presented to a range of investors, either your own or we can put you in touch with our key partners in industry.

Contact Details

[email protected]

01332 819740

Unit 3, Bradley Court, Maple Road, Castle Donington, DE74 2UT

Meet the experts

Matt Symonds

Managing Director

Matt Symonds joined TBAT Innovation in 2007 and shortly after became a director of the business. He has a mechanical engineering degree and is an experienced project manager as a result of ten years’ experience in the Aerospace, Power Generation and Rail sectors with companies like Rolls-Royce and Bombardier Transportation.

Matt is well versed in all current UK and EU grant funding schemes and has contributed to TBAT Innovation Limited gaining in excess of £19.9m worth of grant funding for UK businesses over the past 12 months.


Rebecca McDowell

Business Development

Rebecca McDowell originally trained as a Chemist and has developed an in-depth knowledge of product development processes through over a decade of experience working for start-ups and multi-national organisations in the healthcare and food sectors.

While at TBAT, Rebecca has worked as both a bid writer and project manager – writing £multi-million applications for UK and EU funding competitions and is now focusing on building the new Oxford office!



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