SETsquared Podcast Out Now!

Do check out the latest SETsquared Podcast featuring some SETsquared members along with the S100 Club Chairman, Jerry Horwood: https://soundcloud.com/user-587671123/episode-6-raising-investment-challenges-and-advice

TRUEinvivo secures £145K Private Investment

TRUEinvivo is a spinout from the University founded by researcher and now clinical scientist Dr. Shakardokht Jafari. She discovered that glass beads are excellent detectors of radiation and, specifically, can be used for in-body measurements of radiotherapy to improve the accuracy of treatments and save side effects and other harm caused to 10-25% of patients.

The company has just closed an SEIS raise of £145k and is starting an EIS raise of a further £150k. Investors included Oxford Innovation (OION) and the Nexus Investment Ventures...

Streeva successful in receiving grant funding from Innovate UK for a £460k collaboration project

Congratulations to SETsquared Guildford Hub Member Streeva for winning an Innovate UK grant in collaboration with the University of Surrey and Creditcall to help enhance the Swiftaid product!

Streeva joined the DBAH programme in April 2017 and have been working on their Swiftaid service. Swiftaid is a service that enables automatic Gift Aid on card donations and tax refunds for Higher Rate Taxpayers. They are working hard with banks and charities to ensure Swiftaid is available across the UK as soon as possible. Through one...

Fantastec.io acquire We Are Colony!

Fantastec Sports Technology joined the SETsquared Surrey incubator in late 2017 and have grown at a rapid rate. The company uses innovative technology to improve and enhance sports fan experience across the globe.

To add to their offering, Fantastec have just acquired an over-the-top video on demand (OTT VOD) company called We Are Colony.

CEO and founder Steve Madincea said: “What our first Fantastec acquisition means in practical terms is we can agree terms with any sport, team or athlete and have them up and running on a proven global...

Pitchfest @ Venturefest South 2018

Venturefest is a national network that connects local eco-systems together through local events. The first Venturefest South event was set-up in 2017 following other successful events across the UK. The events give start-ups a chance to showcase their technology, pitch for investment and network with other likeminded entrepreneurs.

After fighting off stiff competition from 40 other companies, 5 SETsquared Surrey DBAH members were selected to pitch at Venturefest South Pitchfest 2018 on 1 st March.

Congratulations to:

Accelogress (Save-a-Space) - Guildford Hub...

3 SETsquared Surrey DBAH members selected for Pitch@Palace 9.0 Bootcamp

For those of you who don't know, Pitch@Palace is a pitching competition founded by the Duke of York in 2014 with the first event being held at St James's Palace. The competition has evolved rapidly in 4 years with bootcamps taking place across the UK to capture companies from all over the country and there are events across the globe too!

Out of 100's of companies, only 41 were selected to take part in the Pitch@Palace 9.0 Bootcamp in Manchester on 13th March. It was great to see that out of the 41 selected, 3 were SETsquared Surrey DBAH members:

Robok from SETsquared...