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Why work with us
Quite simply, we’re unique. Of course there are other companies out there who are innovation-focused. But we’re the only professional services business specialising in all aspects of innovation.
Our full-service offering gives you whatever you need for your business, whenever you need it. So you can come to us for advice and expertise, strategies for development, or to deepen your understanding of your market or customers. We can protect your innovations and intellectual property. Identify, recruit and reward your people. Troubleshoot your barriers to growth. And promote your products and services. We can also help you maximise your financial resources through accounting, tax credits, funding opportunities, and investments. And all these services are available under one roof, for your ease and convenience.
Mission & values
Committed to innovation
We’re on a mission to release, accelerate and sustain world-leading innovation delivered by forward-thinking UK businesses. We’re guided at every stage by three core values: to always put the client first; to achieve excellence in all we do; and to innovate at every opportunity.Learn more
John Sandford Finance Manager, Automotive Trim Developments Ltd
MPA deal with HMRC on a daily basis and have a clear idea of what it's looking for, what needs to be submitted, and what format it should take. It's their area of expertise.
Meet our people
Monika Mobley CEO, Everest Biotech Ltd
Our message is that if you are claiming, don’t assume it is a ‘good claim’ – take the time to review it with MPA!
Nick Osborn Managing Director, Fenland Rapid Prototypes
To date, we've received £600,000 in tax credits. We will certainly continue to use MPA and are already looking at next year's claim. In fact, we're hoping it will pay this year's Corporation Tax bill.
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Engineers name top challenges when innovating
We spoke to a variety of businesses at Advanced Engineering 2019 to get their view on the biggest challenges to overcome when innovating.
UK engineering companies are potentially missing out on R&D funding each year
Engineering companies in the UK are potentially missing out on over £10 billion of R&D funding each year, new research has revealed.
SUVs could offset benefits from electric cars
Based on countries’ stated intentions, targets and existing measures, the rises in greenhouse gases slow but do not peak before 2040.
Self-driving bus demonstrated in Glasgow ahead of launch
The prototype self-driving bus was shown off at a trade show in Glasgow ahead of next years planned roll-out across the Forth Road Bridge.
Virtual reality can help ease chronic pain, study suggests
A proof-of-concept trial by Imperial College London found that immersing people in VR scenes of the Arctic helped to ease their pain.
Optimism collapses among SME manufacturers over Brexit uncertainty
The latest SME trend survey by the CBI found that customers remain cautious.
Morrisons removes black plastic from own-brand packaging
Morrisons remove black plastic from their own brand packaging. This move will make almost 4,000 tonnes of packaging more easily recyclable.
Mars launching vegan versions of Galaxy chocolate bars
The firm is the first major mainstream confectionery brand to offer a plant-based alternative to milk chocolate.