Meet the team

Prof Dr Andrew Grainger

Andrew Grainger brings over 20 years of practical expertise gained as practitioner, consultant, and established academic. His work has been showcased in various reports and publications. On a number of occasions he shared his expertise at UK Parliament Select Committee enquiries and as contracted researcher for the European Parliament. His early career included a longer stint at SITPRO, the UK’s former trade facilitation agency, where he was the Deputy Director Trade Procedures and Secretary for EUROPRO (the umbrella organisation for European trade facilitation bodies). For almost a decade he held tenure at the University of Nottingham where he taught transport and logistics and led several high-impact research programmes.

Melissa Siew

Co-founder Melissa Siew is a qualified Pharmacist. She holds a Master’s Degree in Classical Studies and a Bachelor’s degree in the Humanities with Creative Writing from the Open University (UK). Together with Andrew she provides practical support in project management, event planning and logistics. She is also a gifted writer and editor. Prior to joining the company she was a Staff Editor for the Royal Pharmaceutical Society’s “Martindale: the complete drug reference” guide. Melissa is fluent in English and Malay.

Partners and Associates

Many assignments are delivered in partnership with fellow consultancies, research organisations and associates. They include the world’s top universities, niche consultancies like us, the “big four”, logistics companies, electronic systems developers, publishers, economists, and law firms.