Growth Potential

Projects overview

St Vincent and the Grenadines

St Kitts and Nevis



The EC funded "Support to Implementation of the Bulgarian National Innovation Strategy“ Project was designed to support the Bulgarian Public Research Organisations (Universities, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences) with establishment of Technology Transfer Offices. The assignment, in which Irina Nunberger was involved in her capacity of a team-leader, covered the following major tasks:

  • Carrying out a Need Assessment Study to establish a competitive Bulgarian research/ innovation system capacity of the existing Public Research Organisations with the purpose of identification of their potential for technology transfer and of their capacity to respond to the business demand for R&D and determination of best models for technology transfer implementation in Bulgaria
  • Elaboration of a concept for the structure, activities, tasks, responsibilities, legal basis of the TTOs, according to the best EU practices
  • Development of tender documentation for the grant scheme
  • Participation in the evaluation process of the PRO’s applications for financing received within the call for proposals
  • Development of manuals concerning technology transfer issues and different types of TTOs
  • Conducting seminars for enterprises and branch chambers, for information about the tasks and functions that will be performed by the Technology Transfer Offices in the overall framework of the innovation policy.
The Solar Factory installed in rural Bavaria
Our clients include governments, NGOs, private businesses, venture capitalists, commercial and development banks.

Taiwanese collaboration
Our projects regularly involve the EU, UNDP and other international donor organisations
innovative solutions for sustainable growth

Project design and implementation

Our service spectrum covers assistance in the elaboration of business plans, design of projects with involvement of multiple partners, moderation of the projects fine-planning and development of proposals to attract external funding.

National and International funding applications

Growth Potential advises on funding opportunities offered by national and international donor organisations (EU, UNDP etc), regional and cross-border grant schemes/ support programmes and small scale grant facilities of national embassies.

Training staff for sustainability

Growth Potential provides technical assistance for project implementation alongside training programs for local personnel. We balance innovative solutions with capacity building to ensure sustainable success.

International project partners

Over many years, Growth Potential has built up and mantained a network of highly-qualified experts with practical experiences in ICT, tourism, agroprocessing and creative/ cultural sectors.