Business Engagement Manager – Michael Small

Mike joined the AMCASH team following ten years in the group marketing department of HVAC giant, BDR Thermea Group, developing innovative heating solutions. Mike supported BDR’s efforts in several areas, including; combined heat & power (CHP), hydrogen fuel cell development, digital services, market segmentation and strategic partnering. As a board member of Cogen Europe, Mike also supported CHP industry development. Prior to entering the energy & heating sector, Mike had roles in leading companies across a range of industries; including polymers, construction, telecoms. He has a track record of success in commercialising innovative solutions to meet the needs of businesses and consumers. Having worked for, and supported, SMEs within funded projects, Mike is well prepared for his role within the AMCASH team.

Project Extension

The AMCASH project was successfully extended for a further 3 years, currently for the Coventry & Warwickshire, and The Black Country local enterprise partnership regions (LEPs). To find out your regional LEP area, please see the LEP network website.


The AMCASH project intends to continue our R&D support for regional SMEs as best possible during the COVID-19 outbreak, to establish their needs and identify opportunities to support. Whilst we shall engage in support projects throughout the current Covid-19 pandemic, AMCASH is continuing our R&D support for regional SMEs, to establish their needs and deliver support projects.

Please contact us to discuss your business support needs and we shall work with you to define support projects. We are able to offer a minimum of two days’ of fully funded consultancy for qualifying SMEs in our target LEP areas.