Clive Davenport

Clive Davenport

Chair, Federation of Small Businesses

Clive’s career has been spent entirely within the high technology manufacturing sector, from SMEs to multi-national conglomerates, and he has operated his own business in this field for the past twenty five years. He chairs the FSB’s Enterprise and Innovation Policy committee, which covers areas such as exports, innovation, business support, intellectual property, start-ups and high growth enterprises.

Clive is interested in how businesses can innovate and work with new technology, especially in the fields of sustainable business and environmental preservation.

Born and educated in Coventry, Clive moved to South Wales in 1969 and is married with one daughter.