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Hardware funding in the UK and Ireland

Helen Blomfield on 2015-08-14

  Funding is the bane of most founders’ lives – with what can seem like never-ending rounds of meetings with people who nod and smile and say nice things and then never get in contact again. It can be even worse for founders of hardware start ups who have proportionally far fewer funding sources to approach than the more widespread mobile app/social platform/retail funding availability.  ...

Advanced Materials client - a case study

on 2015-07-23

 It is always our objective to work with truly disruptive and fundamental technologies, and back in 2014 we were fortunate enough to start working with a company whose technology has the potential to change every metal surface in use in industry. Ostensibly, it’s a coating process technology, though in actual fact it is far more ingenious and, more importantly, effective – the process allows its user to change by design the...

‘I always encourage my clients to think global.’

David Gates on 2015-07-07

I always encourage my clients to ‘think global’.  ...

Has water become priceless?

Peter Higgins on 2015-06-23

Drought to undermine hydro power in favour of wind and solar and also lead to a revolution in organic waste treatment....

The GTS story

on 2015-06-23

There is an old saying that failure is part of innovation, and perhaps the most important part. The birth of GTS certainly reflects this. Like a lot of success stories, it started with a failure. In fact, it started with two failures.  ...