TC BIOPHARM, the Scottish immunotherapy company, has secured more than £6.25 million of investment to fund the latest stage of its pioneering cancer treatment. In a major vote of confidence for the Scottish life sciences sector, TCB has attracted funding from Japan’s Nipro Corporation and the Scottish Investment Bank (SIB) to bankroll phase three of … continue reading.
Semi-finalalist from our 2016 AccelerateHER competition Mhairi Towler set up Dundee-based Vivomotion, which makes science animations to help explain complex subjects. Mhairi shared some of her experience of the AccelerateHER competition and her advice to other entrepreneurs … What motivated you to enter AccelerateHER 2016? I wanted to gain some more exposure for Vivomotion and … continue reading.
Rebecca Pick, Founder and CEO of Pick Protection Ltd was a finalist in our AccelerateHER 2016 Pitch competition, pitching a unique lone working and personal attack alarm, the Personal Guardian. We asked Rebecca about her experience of the AccelerateHER competition and her advice to other entrepreneurs … What motivated you to enter AccelerateHER 2016? It … continue reading.
Ashley Scotland is just weeks away from receiving charitable status for her business, Thriving Survivors. The Investing Women team caught up with Ashley after she attended one of our Day with the Angels events earlier this year and we were so inspired by her amazing and courageous story. Ashley is a domestic abuse and rape … continue reading.
AccelerateHER finalist and award winning bike-wear and outdoor apparel designer and founder of FINDRA, Alex Feechan, named as a rising star of 2016 by Business Insider, has secured growth investment from TRICapital, Investing Women and The Scottish Investment Bank – the investment arm of Scottish Enterprise, Scotland’s main economic development agency. On the board alongside … continue reading.