Iain Willox
Head of Business Development
Welsh Government

Iain Willox is Head of Business Development for the Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Sector. He leads a team of staff who assist manufacturers in Wales to grow or attract manufacturers to locate in Wales. Key sectors include the Automotive, Aerospace and Defence sector with companies such as Ford, Airbus, British Airways, GE, TATA Steel and Toyota within the portfolio.  Previous roles have included Director of Entrepreneurship in Wales  leading to an increase in the number of start-ups,  increased survival rates of SME’s and an increase in the disposition of the population to set up businesses in Wales.