Gareth Edwards

ela8 limited was established in 2007 by Gareth Edwards, a former Deloitte director. Gareth’s background is as an R&D professional and entrepreneur. His continued interest and insight into technology means that he is able to understand the technological challenges faced by his clients. Gareth talks to the technical personnel within the business to extract from them the scope and basis for the R&D claims and to assist in presenting this to HMRC.
Gareth has over 25 years experience of active R&D, gained in a wide range of industries but specialising mostly in software, microelectronics, telecommunications and medical physics. During his career, he held a number of senior R&D posts for major international companies and ran his own SME hi-tech development and manufacturing company. He holds an MA from Cambridge University, is a Member of the Institute of Directors, and a Fellow of the Institute of Physics.