Greater Manchester Chamber Announces Strategic Partnership with Medilink North of England
Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce, an award-winning business membership organisation delivering world class solutions through its in-house team and network of strategic partners, has launched a new partnership with Medilink North of England.
The partnership with Medilink, a membership organisation representing companies in the Healthcare Technology sector, is an important part of their corporate strategies as both organisations seek to raise their brand awareness and reach, enhance their service offering and membership engagement.
As part of this new collaboration, Medilink staff will have a presence at Greater Manchester Chamber’s head office located in the heart of Manchester. Medilink’s members will also have access to the Chamber’s Members’ Lounge as a way to aid connectivity among their memberships and create new business opportunities.
The partnership aims to deliver a wide range of benefits for members giving them access to expertise and services including:
• Events & Training courses
• Market Entry & Research Services
• Market Identification Services
• Innnovation, commercialisation and healthcare technology consultancy services
• Customs Clearance and transit services
• Certification Services (e.g. Export Documentation - UK Certirficates of Origin, Arab Certificates of Origin, EUR1s, ATA Carnets, etc)
• Customs Compliance Services
• Skills Brokerage Services
Medilink and Greater Manchester Chamber will also be working together to deliver special internationalisation projects aimed at supporting their members to reach new markets. Medilink will be the Chamber’s Go to Partner for Healthcare Technology and Life Sciences sector support services and the Chamber will be Medilink’s exclusive International Trade & Customs Partner.
Clive Memmott OBE, Chief Executive of Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce, commented: “We are delighted to enter into a Strategic Partnership with Medilink North of England, a renowned UK membership organisation supporting businesses within the Healthcare Technology sector bringing together the NHS, academia and industry. With Life Sciences and Healthcare sector being one of the most important sectors for Greater Manchester’s economy, we are looking forward to working alongside Medilink to bring together our respective organisations’ expertise and services to help our members to drive innovation and growth, in both domestic and international markets.”
Tom Elliot, Managing Director at Medilink North of England, said: “Medilink North of England are excited about the opportunity to work in collaboration with Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce, supporting companies in the life science and medical technology sectors. Our combined expertise, regional knowledge and specialist staff ensure that we can continue to provide industry leading support to our clients and members not just in Manchester but throughout the North of England.”