we are

innology is a consultancy project created in order to support deep-tech companies in applying for EU funds for research, development and innovation both at national and central level (i.e. applying directly to the European Commission). We provide comprehensive advisory support in the process of developing a funding strategy using EU funds, shaping the project concept, adapting it to the requirements of the selected grant scheme, preparing the application file and accounting for the funding granted.

We are experts in R&D funding programmes

We have been building our expertise for over 10 years in the field of R&D. We specialise in the most competitive programmes funding breakthrough innovations.

We are enthusiasts of innovation and technology

We approach innovation with a lot of curiosity. We ask the right questions to understand your technology well. Only a good understanding of innovation can result in effective consulting, and in obtaining a grant.

We are open to challenges

We like ambitious, bold, revolutionary projects especially in the following industries: Space, Life science, AI, Blockchain, Agri-Tech, Nutri-Tech, Clean-Tech, Mobility, Industry 4.0/5.0, IOT / Electronics.

in figures

> EUR 170 million

We have obtained more than EUR 170 million in non-refundable grants for R&D projects for our clients.

> 10 years

For more than 10 years, we have been advising start-ups on financing R&D activities with grant instruments.

First place

We are the leader in effectiveness in obtaining grants for R&D as per the ranking "Most effective advisory companies 2019" of the EUROPEAN FUNDS magazine.

our management team

The managers at innology continue to take an active role in consulting on R&D projects as well as sharing knowledge with colleagues on a daily basis, in addition to managing their business lines.

Szymon Łokaj

Partner, CEO at PMG R&D Consulting

More than 13 years of experience in consulting on raising EU funds for innovation.

Expert in national programmes funding R&D. He has participated in several hundred projects, raising more than PLN 1 billion in non-refundable grants. Szymon has cooperated with both the largest and most important companies in Poland and start-ups implementing the most daring and ambitious projects.

Szymon Łokaj
Jakub Żbikowski

Jakub Żbikowski

Partner, CEO at Upspark

More than 15 years of experience in the EU funding sector. Over the years he has cooperated with more than 150 SMEs from Poland, Sweden, Norway, Lithuania, Hungary and the Czech Republic.

Expert in European programmes funding R&D, with strong focus on EIC Accelerator, Pathfinder and Transition. The total number of EU projects in which Jakub has participated exceeds 170 (including more than 50 projects applying to the most competitive EU programmes at international level).



Our business philosophy is centred around four values:



We give our best. We engage 100% of our competencies and knowledge in every client relationship and ensure their continuous improvement to provide the highest standard of service.



We never avoid responsibility. We always fulfil our commitments and keep our word, we do not make empty declarations. We take responsibility for the consequences of the decisions we make.



We act according to the highest ethical standards and moral principles. This is the basis for trust and loyalty in all our actions and business relationships.



Openness and transparency are the foundations of any cooperation. Therefore, we provide clear and precise information in our relations with customers and partners and ensure good communication and free flow of information.