Chris Byrne 
Chirs ByrneChris Byrne
Project Manager, Creative Leadership and Enterprise Centre
Department: Enterprise
Room No: O3.17  
Telephone No: +44 (0)29 2041 6300   
Email Address: cbyrne@cardiffmet.ac.uk  


Chris joined the Creative Leadership and Enterprise Centre in January 2010. Prior to joining the Cardiff School of Management, he was Technical Director at The National Centre for Product Design and Development Research (PDR), based at UWIC.

Throughout his career as a Chartered Engineer, he has been instrumental in assisting a variety of clients from lone entrepreneurs through to large multi-national companies in the realisation of innovative products and route to market activities within the medical, industrial, public, automotive, leisure, aerospace and defence markets.

Chris has extensive knowledge of setting up and managing Knowledge Transfer Partnerships and has published several papers focusing upon technology management and knowledge transfer in small and medium-sized enterprises.