News

Get up-to-date with our latest news and discover how other founders have flourished by reading our case studies.

Filter by articles in
May 24th 2019

Award applications open for the 2019 Enterprise Awards

The Oxford Trust is pleased to announce that the application process is now open for its prestigious Enterprise Awards 2019. The Oxford Trust Enterprise Award 2019 ceremony will follow on from Venturefest Oxford on the evening of Wednesday 11th September at Oxford Brookes University.

April 30th 2019

Createc wins a Queens Award for Enterprise Innovation

We are delighted to announce that Createc has been named as a winner of the Queens Award for Enterprise in the Innovation category. The awards, announced on the 23rd April, recognise outstanding achievement by UK businesses across four categories: Innovation, international trade, sustainable development and promoting opportunity through social mobility.

March 29th 2019

Customer profile – Oxford Drug Design

Antibiotics have, for decades, been “wonder drugs” that have saved countless lives. However, as has been much reported in the news, the currently used antibiotics are becoming increasingly ineffective as bacteria are evolving resistance.

February 20th 2019

Huge growth helps digital health start-up land place in business awards final

An Oxford-based digital health business has been identified as one of the region’s top three tech start-ups, having grown its workforce by 500 per cent in just 18 months.

January 22nd 2019

Customer profile – Learning with experts

This month, we caught up with the team at Learning with experts, that offer exactly what the name implies!

December 18th 2018

Head-to-head with Mike Foster, Oxford Innovation’s new Centre Director

This week we spoke to Mike Foster, Oxford Innovation’s (OI) new Centre Director for Oxford to find out more about his plans.

April 17th 2018

Head-to-head with Clare Lerway at Consultant Connect

Consultant Connect, a second-floor resident of OCFI, has developed a business idea that is dramatically reducing NHS costs. We spoke to Clare Lerway, Account Manager, to find out more…

April 17th 2018

Head-to-head with Hugh Bettesworth at Mirada Medical

One of the OCFI’s longer-term residents, Mirada Medical is a global brand in advanced medical imaging software, mainly for cancer but for some other diseases too. We spoke to their dynamic CEO, Hugh Bettesworth to find out more.

March 19th 2018

Head-to-head with Dr Chris Dore at Aether

It is our customer’s Aether’s tenth birthday this year. We met Founding Director Dr Chris Dore to find out more about what the business does