Kirsten PowellKirsten Powell: Director

Kirsten Powell is a Director in our Manchester office. She has worked in economic development for 20 years and is a long-standing member of the ekosgen team.

Kirsten has a strong track record of preparing successful funding applications and businesses cases across a range of funding sources and activity types. She has worked with clients to make the case for major funding awards for schemes including housing development, the renewal of town centres, the development of innovation facilities and new work spaces. Each commission is undertaken to comply with national government guidance and the specific requirements of the fund.   

She also works on the company’s wider strategy development, impact assessment and evaluation commissions. For example, she is currently leading ekosgen’s summative assessment workload, supporting clients to meet the requirements of their ERDF funding whilst also reflecting on lessons for clients’ internal project and programme planning and helping them to position themselves for future funding streams.

Kirsten is one of the company’s most experienced project managers. She manages many of the company’s major commissions, providing the primary point of client team contact and organising consultant team resources to ensure commissions are delivered on time and to high quality standards.

Contact Kirsten on 0845 644 3023 or kirsten.powell@ekosgen.co.uk