Bethan is a Leader in Innovation, Business Consultant and Mentor, with a specific interest and knowledge in helping businesses and organisations to expand their impact through strategic partnerships. She is passionate about developing talent, leveraging expertise and is expert in creating collaboration. She had a distinctive 20-year career across the pharmaceutical industry (Pfizer and PPD Development), the NHS and her own consultancy business, continuing to work closely with healthcare and a wide range of other sectors. Bethan founded Aliciyo Ltd in 2016 to make a greater contribution and work with organisations to accelerate their innovation strategy and product development. She provides strategic insight, maximises collaboration opportunities and delivers successful adoption of innovation through the exploitation of new business models. She works with a wide range of businesses with solutions spanning the public and private sector environments, supporting them to elicit and deliver on their value proposition. In 2019 The Impact Mentor Ltd was founded to support a larger number of smaller early high growth businesses both online and in-person as their Business Mentor.
Each activity Bethan undertakes is founded on a vision and a collaborative approach to deliver success. She brings together the public sector, industry and academia to create impactful solutions to business challenges. Bethan has written a book to provide practical insights on how to prepare for successful collaboration to create impact and value in complex business environments. This will be published later this year to share her expertise and insight with a wider and international audience.
Bethan is a Life Scientist and holds Professional Certificates in Business Mentoring, Strategic Leadership and is an NLP Practitioner. Bethan is a mentor for numerous business incubators and accelerators, using a suite of business development tools, tailored to the needs of individual businesses. She works with large organisations but has particular expertise in supporting SMEs, both individual business founders and their team members. She is a Chair of a regional Innovative Health Group, Non-Exec Director of Stourport Forward and is a full Member of the Association of Business Mentors.