Fifth Era is a leading authority on developing clusters of innovation and entrepreneurialism in countries and regions in the US, Europe and Asia.  We work with a wide range of private and public sector organizations to deliver innovative, practical solutions that generate lasting innovation enabled economic growth, even in the most challenging of environments.

Our expertise includes:

  • Regional economic development plans
  • Clusters of innovation strategies
  • Entrepreneurialism and the formation of start-up ecosystems
  • Alternative approaches to start-up funding including incubators, accelerators, angel investors, VC's and so on
  • Public-private dialog and business advocacy
  • Regulatory policy that stimulates innovation and business formation

Our projects have been funded by a wide range of organizations - sometimes governments directly, sometimes through non governmental organizations and from time to time through interested private sector sources.