Appointedd partners with applied intelligence platform Serene

Investee company Appointedd has partnered with applied intelligence platform Serene to help financial institutions better identify and support vulnerable customers. With Appointedd’s sophisticated online scheduling platform and Serene’s advanced analytics and data, financial institutions can proactively and efficiently engage with vulnerable customers. Read more on Appointedd’s LinkedIn page

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ULEMCO demonstrates hydrogen-fuelled aircraft tow truck

Collaborating with Cranfield University, Regional & City Airports, and TUI to decarbonise ground support activity at airports, portfolio company ULEMCo Ltd demonstrated its hydrogen-fuelled aircraft tow truck last week. As one of the first times in the UK that a hydrogen-powered ground support vehicle has been used airside to push back and tow a passenger aircraft, the… Continue reading ULEMCO demonstrates hydrogen-fuelled aircraft tow truck

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Amiqus partners with LawTech firm Valla

A new partnership between portfolio company Amiqus and LawTech firm Valla will democratise legal services. Harnessing generative AI to support employees in identifying legal issues and managing their own Employment Tribunal case, Valla’s service will be available through Amiqus’ staff and client onboarding platform. Workers across the UK will be able to easily access legal support while Amiqus’ clients… Continue reading Amiqus partners with LawTech firm Valla

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Pneumowave achieves ISO 13485:2016 certification

As it leads the fight against the opioid crisis, investee company PneumoWave has achieved ISO 13485:2016 certification and registered a version of its technology as a Class 1 UKCA device. These milestones demonstrate PneumoWave’s commitment to developing safe, reliable and effective solutions for people at risk of opioid-related harm as well as furthering its goal of delivering… Continue reading Pneumowave achieves ISO 13485:2016 certification

Amiqus recognised by FT and Statista as one of Europe’s fastest growing companies

With its trusted compliance and onboarding platform, portfolio company Amiqus has been recognised as one of Europe’s fastest-growing companies by the Financial Times and Statista. Amiqus has claimed the 42nd position for fastest-growing company in the UK overall, the 42nd spot in the IT & Software category across the EU, and 10th place in the IT & Software sector in… Continue reading Amiqus recognised by FT and Statista as one of Europe’s fastest growing companies

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Equity Gap backs 15 women led businesses to date

International Women’s Day 2024 tomorrow spotlights ‘Invest in women: Accelerate progress’. This broad theme is intended to focus on the importance of effectively funding gender-equality measures to help secure prosperous and just economies (not mutually exclusive!) and a healthy planet. The UN highlights a staggering $360bn annual deficit in funding for areas such as ending poverty, improving… Continue reading Equity Gap backs 15 women led businesses to date

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Equity Gap Members further invest in Quickblock

Alongside Scottish Enterprise and University of Strathclyde, Equity Gap members have invested a further £460,000 in QUICKBLOCK®. The portfolio company has also secured a Defence Innovation Loan from the Defence and Security Accelerator as it scales its cutting-edge rapid assembly construction blocks. We are delighted to continue supporting QUICKBLOCK and provide the funding needed to expand the business, build the team and… Continue reading Equity Gap Members further invest in Quickblock

Equity Gap are the first angel syndicate join the EDGE pledge network

Feb 2023 Equity Gap are excited to partner with Scottish EDGE to make a new investor pledge. The EDGE competitions have been a great source of high potential businesses and our investor members have backed 22 winning companies with over £16m in funding to date. Read the full story here

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Megger and Synaptec announce strategic alliance to provide grid infrastructure monitoring solutions

Feb 2024 Bringing together innovative monitoring technology and expertise in electrical assets, portfolio company Synaptec has launched a strategic alliance with leading test and measuring company Megger. For the first time in the industry, the partnership will offer complete end-to-end solutions to monitor the health and performance of electrical assets, from commissioning to maximal end of life. This is… Continue reading Megger and Synaptec announce strategic alliance to provide grid infrastructure monitoring solutions

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Nicola Broughton announced as new Non-Executive Director at PneumoWave

Feb 2024 Leading innovator in the fight against the opioid crisis and investee company, PneumoWave has appointed a new Non-Executive Director. Bringing strong experience across the life science industry, including being named one of the UK’s top 50 ‘movers and shakers in biotechnology’ in 2019, Nicola will play a key role in PneumoWave’s commercial journey. Read the… Continue reading Nicola Broughton announced as new Non-Executive Director at PneumoWave