Strategic Innovation

Blending Strategy and Creative Exploration to Discover Future Business Opportunities

RIKON are Ireland’s leading Service Innovation Centre located in Waterford Institute of Technology.  Through our be-spoke service innovation models and methodologies, the RIKON team will assist you and your organisation to develop new strategies and innovative solutions that will deliver clear and distinctive advantages over your competitors.

Our innovative methodologies are rooted in extensive field research, partnerships and collaborations with our international network of service innovation centres and innovation research professionals. 

In addition to our work with the private sector, RIKON is heavily involved in academia and  government policy. Core researchers in the Centre have published in a wide variety of books, refereed journals and leading international conferences.

RIKON are Hiring

RIKON are currently hiring for the position of Business Strategist (Ref. HRSEPT01). The position of Business Strategist is a key position in establishing an institute-wide framework for the on-going applied research at RIKON.  As a Business Strategist you will be responsible for all works carried out under the group in relation to strategic business development and business model mapping and the presentation of that data to RIKON clients.

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