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Looking for e’ship support at the University of Oxford? Here’s the shortlist.
Opportunities for enterprising women, from working with industry, starting a startup or being an intraprenurial.
Startup Tips: Lessons from our students
Lessons from our students about their entrepreneurial journeys.
The "secret" network that transformed my startup
Former TV producer Grace Gibbons, explains how The Big Gig network helped launch her business.
Oxford Case Studies: Sociability
SociAbility is an app that could make disabled people’s lives infinitely more social – and not just in Oxford.
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Abhinav Jain is the CEO of PowerMarket, an online renewable energy assessment and marketplace.
Alessandra Sollberger is the Founder & CEO of Evermore Health, revolutionising the functional nutrition space with iconic products.
Alex is the co-founder of Lanterne, an online platform showing the safest routes in conflict zones.
Alex Caccia is a serial entrepreneur, with start-ups in hardware and software, as well as sports equipment.
Alex Froom is the Co-founder of Zipabout, an Intelligent Mobility project.
Alex is the Founder of HEADING ON, described like a "Fitbit® for your car".
Ali is the Co-founder and Lead Engineer at Wattson Blue.
Embracing enterprise by chance.
Prof. Andrew Beale is the Co-founder of Finden, a scientific consultancy company.
Andrew Rimmer is the CEO of Opsydia, set to bring significant security advances to the diamond gemstone market.
Ani Voruganti is a medical student at the University of Oxford, and Co-founder of Students for Students.
Aron Gelbard is the Co-founder and CEO of an online flower delivery company, Bloom & Wild.
Openness, inclusion, looking forward and different thinking. The Old Fire Station acts as a bridge between sectors, organisations and people.
Ben Davison is the Founder of Salient, a startup developing professional post workout clothing.
Ben Wilkins is the Co-founder of Fluid Motion, a water-based rehabilitation programme designed to be fun and beneficial.
Bethan is a tea expert, and the Founder of HotTea Mama.
Enterprise Support offers exceptional opportunities for students, staff and recent graduates.
Brookes Entrepreneurs cultivates and encourages an enterprising community for Oxford Brookes University students.
Bunmi Ayeh is a University of Oxford alumna, and fashion entrepreneur.
Charley is the Founder and Managing Director of Educake, an online homework and revision application for secondary school science.
Charlotte is a freelance film-maker, journalist and media trainer based in Oxford.
Chau-Jean Lin is the Co-founder and Director of Marulin, a London-based company that sources tea from Taiwan.
Christer Holloman is the CEO and Co-founder of Divido, a startup that lets consumers spread the cost of any purchase over a period.
Christoph is Co-founder and CEO of Brill Power, developing game-changing battery control technology.
Brings the Oxfordshire's tech communities closer together in a more personal and meaningful way.
Dan is the Founder of Mycelium, a creative thinking training tool and game.
Danae is a medical doctor and Co-founder of Pod Health.
A platform where students and alumni can share their skills online and on campus, one-to-one.
David is the Founder and CEO of Oxtex Limited, an early stage medical device company that was spun out from the University of Oxford in 2011.
Deqian Jia is the Co-founder of Schema, a web-based note taking application.
Independent organisation that sets out to make Oxford and Oxfordshire a global destination for digital business.
Dominique is the Co-founder and Creative Director of UPROSA, a brand that aims to bring real science into the consumer market.
Dong Xie is the Founder of CodeRobin Ltd., a small software company based in Oxford.
An innovative nanotech biz developing coatings to improve heat transfer in two phase systems.
Dr Andy Woods is CTO of Flying Fish Research, which helps companies + startups use the crowd to make smart decisions.
Dr Colin Story is the Co-founder and CEO of OxSonics, an Oxford University spinout company developing a new generation of ultrasound devices.
Les has been the CEO of OrganOx, a University of Oxford spinout company, since its formation in 2008.
Ilana Wisby is the CEO of Oxford Quantum Circuits, an early stage Oxford University spin-out company founded by Dr Peter Leek.
Dr Mark Larkin is the Founder and CEO of Vitaccess, a digital health and strategic consultancy start-up based in Oxford.
Dr Michalis Papadakis is the CEO and Cofounder of Brainomix, which automates the assessment of stroke damage on CT scans.
Dr Samantha Decombel is the Co-Founder and CSO of FitnessGenes Limited.
Shisong Jiang is the CTO of Oxford Vacmedix, which has developed a technique to grow overlapping peptides in bacteria, for vaccines.
Dr Zsuzsa Mayer, is the Co-founder of EcoSync, a company which is revolutionising energy saving for large organisations.
Ekaterina (Katia) is the CEO and co-founder of Prolific, a crowdsourcing platform for paid participant recruitment.
Elspeth Briscoe is the CEO and Founder of Learning with Experts.
Emily Kwong is a biomedical engineer and a co-founder of InVent, a solution for weaning hospital patients off mechanical ventilation.
An international non-profit organisation that brings together student, academic and business leaders.
Changing the world, one pair of pants and a radiator at a time.
Some help to decode the entrepreneurial world of Oxford.
Bringing together thought leaders from academia, industry and government.
Erik is the Founder and CEO of Digital Fineprint, a fintech startup that is turning social data into insurance data.
Revolutionising baby products by using space technologies.
Georgina Atwell is the Founder Toppsta, a children’s books website.
An investment to help entrepreneurs create opportunities for education, capital and business support services.
Grace Gibbons is the founder/creative director of Bounce Video, a film and marketing company based in Oxford.
A company to watch, OCFI-based Oxford VR has just raised £10m Series A funding. The Oxford Trust went head-to-head with Katie ...
Helen Wright is the Founder of 9-2-3, specialising in placing high quality professional candidates into jobs with flexible hours.
Supporting the breadth of academic research interests in the Social Science and Humanities Divisions.
An opportunity for Young Professionals to win cash prizes, develop their skills and network with peers.
A programme of innovators across our branches worldwide, tailored mentoring and access to the Innovation Forum professional network.
One-stop guide to Oxford's independent businesses.
The Innovation Forum seeks to promote innovation by building bridges between academia, industry and government.
A new three-year £5.2m programme to support innovative Oxfordshire entrepreneurs and businesses.
Jake Schofield is the CEO and Co-Founder of Labstep, a platform to help scientists capture and record their research experiment steps.
Jamie is the CEO of The Refinery London, a collection of workspaces across London.
A free mentorship service for business owners to business owners.
Jessica White is the VP of Meet'n'Learn, a platform for online & offline tutoring.
Dr John Miles is the Founder of Inkpath, a skills tracking and career planning app.
Julian Jost is the CEO of Spacebase, an online booking-platform for workshop spaces and meeting rooms.
Karl Loo is the Co-founder and CEO of ServisHero, a mobile application that links consumers with local service providers.
Kate is currently working on her start-up, BackApper, a social media app designed to help solo-travellers meet others when abroad.
Kirsty is the CEO for Latent Logic - using state-of-the-art machine learning to develop VR test environments for autonomous cars.
KEIT supports, promotes and coordinates knowledge exchange and impact activities across the University of Oxford.
Lampson Leung is the Founder of Clipmatic, a company that specialises in spiral notebook accessories.
Leah is a social psychologist and educator, specialising in sex and relationships education for adults. She is the Founder and CEO of ...
Lilia Stoyanov is Chief Executive Officer and Angel Investor at Transformify.
Lily and Violet Adams are twin sisters and Co-founders of Nerd Pirates, a creative agency.
Lucy is the Co-founder of moodoo, an app that lets you know which friends are nearby and what they’re in they're in the mood to do.
Macarena Hernandez and Ana Maria Ñungo are the founders of Language Amigo, connecting language ’Learners’ with native speaking ‘Amigos’.
Maggie is a serial entrepreneur and a full-time Oxford student.
Mariana is Founder and Director of Fruto, a digital experience design studio.
Matthew is Co-founder & CEO of inploi, a London-based employment marketplace for the service economy.
Max Inglis is an experienced entrepreneur and Co-founder of Tekcapital.
Here we go again! The lineup for the next #StartedinOxford Demo Night has been finalised.
Mike Piddock is the Founder of Glisser, a presentation software business designed to engage audiences and gather data at live events.
Naveen is the CEO of Connido, a UK-based start-up which develops products to help parenting and baby monitoring experience.
Nicholas Russell is Entrepreneur-in-Residence on the Conception X programme. Conception X creates deep tech startups from PhD research.
Nicholas Shekerdemian is the Co-founder of HeadStart App, a revolutionary graduate recruitment platform.
Nick L. Theodorou is an experienced technology entrepreneur and physicist.
Nick is the Founder of Covatic, a company that helps broadcasters and publishers deliver the content their viewers want, when they want it.
Nicolai Thomson is the Founder of Tosca Money, an app which allows you to grow your savings faster by sharing your goals with friends.
Nix is the Founder of Nixercise, a refreshingly realistic approach to health, fitness and nutrition.
A way of linking entrepreneurial ideas in the heritage sector with researchers.
Liv is an award-winning entrepreneur, founder of a food-tech startup, GrubClub.
Supporting the Humanities Division research, through enterprise, entrepreneurship and consultancy.
A business angels network for investors and private companies interested in investing in spinout companies from the University of Oxford.
Consulting activity is one of the most important ways that academic staff can make their expertise available to external organisations. .
We promote gender equality in STEM subjects by supporting women studying or working in these fields
OBNs alliances and groups exist to promote the exchange of ideas and knowledge.
An University spinout determined to combat this with a radical approach to asthma care.
A start-up developing a diagnostic, tracking and surveillance platform for dangerous infectious diseases in Africa.
Read how an Oxford alumna went from science to tea business.
Training the next generation of global leaders in digital health innovation.
Language Amigo is a new way for students to improve their spoken Spanish by providing an income to LATAM youngsters, too.
It is better to be extraordinary and fail, then try to be ordinary and succeed.
Smart technology for identification and classification of complex liquids in sealed containers.
The largest student society promoting entrepreneurship in the world.
Oxford Entrepreneurs is the largest student society promoting entrepreneurship in the world.
This Gateway gives guidance on European funding-related activities and support at Oxford.
A forum for open innovation, bringing together researchers, inventors, and investors.
This is a great opportunity to meet other locals who earn their living from the Internet.
A preferred partner of the University to provide capital to, and develop spin-out companies based on research from the University's ...
Oxford Startups is a meetup for startups and people interested in the startup scene in Oxford.
A network to help both Oxford students and startups grow.
A not-for-profit organisation set up to promote entrepreneurship and innovation in Oxfordshire.
This year’s winner is Opsydia, a spin-out from Oxford University. They create practically invisible structures inside transparent materials.
Championing Oxfordshire’s economic potential, acting as a catalyst and convener to drive a dynamic, sustainable and growing economy.
A biotech communication platform aiming at bridging the gap between industry, academia and government.
Peter Dobson is the Co- founder of Oxonica, Oxford Biosensors, and Oxford NanoSystems.
Prabh Simran Badal is the Founder of Chirrup Foods, an insect flour based cookie company.
Prof. David Edwards currently serves as Founder Director and Chief Technology Officer for Oxford Enhanced Medical Limited.
A company studying proteins in their native folded states.
Hagan Bayley is the Founder of Oxford Nanopore and OxSyBio.
Kieran Clarke is Professor of Physiological Biochemistry and runs T∆S®, a spinout company.
Tom Brown is Professor of Nucleic Acid Chemistry at the University of Oxford, and Co-founder of several biotech companies.
Rajarshi is the CEO of Perspectum Diagnostics, detecting and quantitatively measuring of liver, gallbladder and pancreatic disease.
Renee is the Founder and Head of Explosions at The Curiosity Box, the UK's first STEM subscription box.
Discovering the art of rhetoric.
Richard is Executive Director of PalaeoPi Ltd, a small lean spin out company originating in the School of Archaeology, Oxford.
Riham is the Co-founder and CEO of MeVitae, a cognitive recruiting system that makes intelligent and personalised hiring decisions.
Rowan Gardner is the CEO of Ozo Innovations Ltd (OZO), a company which develops oxidative solutions.
The Business School of Oxford University, established in 1996. It's named after its chief benefactor, Wafic Saïd.
Samuel Conway is the Co-founder and CEO of Zegami Limited, an intuitive data discovery image technology platform.
A training platform, bridging the gap between academia, industry, and government.
Sergiu is the Co-founder of Travod, a leading on-demand translation service platform.
Simon Breese founded Ground Data in 2017 to produce remote autonomous sensors for agricultural and other uses.
Simon Hombersley is the CEO of Oxford Flow, an engineering innovation business developing industrial technologies.
A three day event gathering 1000 delegates from the social, finance, private and public sectors, in Oxford.
Spyridon Pavlos is the Co-founder of IRmage, an affordable remote sensing vision system.
Young, Oxford students-entrepreneurs give insightful advice!
Young, Oxford entrepreneurs answer the question!
Stephen Barnett is the founder and CEO of Util, a company which seeks to lead the next generation of company assessment and valuation.
Stephen Patrick is the Founder and CEO of CableFree: Wireless Excellence, a leading Oxford based wireless telecommunications company.
Steven Zimmer is the CEO of MitoDys Therapeutics, a drug discovery company.
Susan is the founder of Classlist, a vertical social network and platform for school parents.
Swati is co-founder of WALLAROO, a food company dedicated to challenging our idea of clean snacking.
Sylvester is Co-founder and CEO at Suppa, a social eating app that enables users to network with new people at restaurants, bars and cafes.
A national early stage business pitching competition for businesses coming out of colleges and universities.
Empowering ambitious tech entrepreneurs to grow faster through knowledge and connections; to build a UK economy fit for the next generation.
An unusual type of network where you could build really good business relationships.
A healthcare ideas lab, situated at the heart of Oxford’s medical, academic, digital and entrepreneurial communities.
TORCH provides a range of training and development opportunities for early career researchers in Humanities.
Helping local businesses to support each other, by providing them with knowledge and opportunity.
Tiancn co-founded Oxford Sustainable Fuels with Prof. Peter Edwards, based on their research in chemical recycling of waste plastics.
Toby is the co-founder of Pidge, a software platform for the sports, fitness and wellbeing ecosystem.
Toby Staveley is the Founder of Yellow Submarine and Edplus.
Tom is a co-founder of Trail Unknown, providing adventure tours for mountain bikers.
Trang is currently working as the interim COO at Archangel Imaging.
Investing across all areas of technology and intellectual property from Oxford including new Oxford-based software companies.
Monthly talks on User Experience in Oxford.
Wadham entrepreneurs discuss the challenges and opportunities, sharing their experience and advice.
Academia, entrepreneurship and . . . motorcycles? Dr Katie Jennings talks about what she thinks an entrepreneur is.
Learn the skills that employers are looking for.
William Cotton, is the Founder and Managing Director of TrustonTap Ltd.
Xan is the Founder of SportSide, the first global local sports club, enabling players to ‘meet their match’.