Dr Jacob Salder
Dr Jacob Salder is a research fellow in the Centre for Enterprise, Innovation and Growth in the Birmingham City Business School. He joined BCU from the University of Birmingham where he completed his PhD in economic geography. Jacob has a specialist background in economic development and small and medium-sized enterprise support having worked in local government, non-government organisations and Regional Development Agencies for a number of years. His role at BCU is progressing research focused on SME development in the regional context in the UK, focusing specifically on their development and growth within the West Midlands.