Students, staff, alumni and the wider community will be able to draw on Nigel’s experience of founding and scaling through to exit, Stream Technologies. The firm specialised in connecting devices to the Internet of Things (IoT) – a rapidly-growing market allowing physical objects to connect and interact.
Nigel is known for his skill in strategic leadership, brand value, culture, and management excellence, while his passion for technology entrepreneurship matches BRT's mission to nurture innovative ideas and transform them into successful ventures.
The appointment underscores Edinburgh Napier’s commitment to fostering a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship, providing students and the wider community with unparalleled access to industry expertise and mentorship.
Commenting on his new role as Entrepreneur in Residence at BRT, Nigel Chadwick said: "I'm very much looking forward to working with the team at BRT.
“To be Entrepreneur in Residence at ENU presents a fantastic opportunity to assist students, staff, and alumni on their entrepreneurial journey and to add value and drive scale through sharing my experience and skills with these formative as well as scaling teams."
Nick Fannin, the Head of Enterprise at Bright Red Triangle said: "We are thrilled to have Nigel Chadwick join us as our Entrepreneur in Residence.
“Nigel's extensive experience in building companies and his commitment to strategic leadership align perfectly with BRT's mission to nurture and support emerging entrepreneurs. We believe his expertise will have a profound impact on our students, staff, and alumni as they embark on their entrepreneurial journeys.
“Nigel's presence will be a tremendous asset to our community, and we eagerly anticipate the positive change he will bring."