Stuart consults on business commercialisation and government grants. He specialises in the R&D Tax Incentive program, The Export Market Development Grant (EMDG) and government business programs. Over a 30-year career, Stuart has worked in management and operational roles for larger companies in insurance, retail, chemicals and agriculture. This has given him a clear understanding of the scientific and technical aspects of product development and research along with a strong commercial focus, before joining with long-time associate Robert Jones in Vebiz, their specialist grants assistance firm, 15 years ago. Vebiz works across a the entire spectrum of grants for business and not-for-profit enterprises to identify and assist with government grants that help people realise their business and social objectives. Stuart holds an Honours degree in Applied Science and is a qualified R&D Tax agent.