GovGrant R&D specialists logo – A Source Advisors company

Our people

It’s our people that truly make GovGrant different, a 60 strong UK team with access to over 250 professionals across the globe.

We have a rich blend of diversity in every form, from people just embarking on their career to highly experienced, from formidable academic achievement to hands on experience, from data technologist to chemical engineers and what pulls us together is our unwavering commitment to our clients and their innovations.

“GovGrant supported me whilst I prepared for my professional exams…my new qualification has secured a promotion reflecting my new skills”

Our people are our difference

We want to be different. We want to stand out. We want our clients to have a choice. We don’t think clients should be force to settle for the mediocre, we want everything we do to feel different to the standard.

We don’t do things by halves.

Our culture and values

Here at GovGrant we work as a team across the whole business to get the job done to the highest standard of integrity and professionalism for our clients. Whether it’s our commercial, account management, technical or finance teams we encourage free thinking, and all contribute to our current success. No one person is the reason, the team and teamwork make it happen.

  • We communicate clearly, openly and honestly
  • We treat one another with respect regardless of title, role or experience
  • We share the journey and share the load – to deliver for our clients, partners and stakeholders
  • We are dynamic and forward thinking
  • We are as innovative as our clients, looking for a better way of getting the job done
“There are always internal and external training opportunities…It feels like you develop professionally and personally.”
“It’s really important to me to have a peer mentor…peaking to someone with a shared experience is always helpful.”

What the GovGrant culture means for our employees

In our annual staff survey we consistently score highly on satisfaction, with staff knowing what is expected of them, having the opportunity to do what they do best every day and knowing that their opinion counts.

In 2019, GovGrant scored a grand mean of 4.20 out of 5 which puts us in the top 10% of organisations who have taken part. We had an 87% participation rate which means the results reflect the majority of the staff.

What the GovGrant culture means for our clients


We are prepared to challenge and be challenged by our clients. We work best together when it’s a two way conversation that adds value both ways.


We bring curiosity and expertise to your business to dive deeper into your business. We take a holistic view of all the work we do for you and get to understand your business. The more we know, then the more we can deliver.


We will only suggest activity that makes commercial sense for you. That’s the only way it will make commercial sense for us because our success depends on yours.


Our delivery is best in class. Our project planning is slick, we agree goals and expectations clearly up front and commit to review and learn so that we are continuously improving the service we deliver.


GovGrant is committed to quality, we act with integrity and aim for long term, sustainable relationships with clients, partners and stakeholders.

Contact us
to find out how you can make the most of your innovation