Killer50 Profiles

  • Sosei Heptares

    Sosei Heptares is an international biopharmaceutical group focused on the design and development of new medicines originating from its proprietary... Read More

  • NodThera

    Alan Watt of NodThera

    NodThera was created and seed funded by life science investor, Epidarex Capital in 2016 based on earlier research conducted at Selvita, a Polish drug... Read More

  • Mogrify

    Mogrify Cambridge

    Mogrify launched in February 2019 with $3.7m seed funding from Ahren Innovation Capital, 24Haymarket and CEO Darrin Disley and went on to secure... Read More

  • Microbiotica

    Dr Mike Romanos

    Microbiotica was only founded in 2016 but is already collaring a European lead in microbiome technology.  It is researching the body’s... Read More

  • Cambridge Cancer Genomics

    John Cassidy Cambridge Cancer Genomics

    The health technology company is building tools to enable oncologists to make the best therapeutic decisions for their patients. Cambridge Cancer... Read More

  • Artios Pharma

    Niall Martin of Artios Pharma

    Artios Pharma, a leading DNA Damage Response company developing innovative treatments for cancer, completed an $84 million Series B financing in... Read More

  • OKRA Technologies

    OKRA Technologies is a leading artificial intelligence (AI) company that supports life sciences in bringing the right treatment to the right patient... Read More

  • PredictImmune

    Paul Kinnon PredictImmune

    University of Cambridge spin-out, PredictImmune is developing pioneering tools to guide physicians in the treatment of patients with immune-mediated... Read More

  • Johnson Matthey

    Johnson Matthey is a British multinational speciality chemicals and sustainable technologies company with major operations in Cambridge and Royston.... Read More

  • Telensa

    Will Franks of Telensa

    Telensa makes wireless smart city applications, helping cities, regional authorities and utilities around the world save energy, work smarter and... Read More

  • CMR Surgical

    Cambridge Medical Robotics

    Cambridge medical devices pioneer CMR Surgical is commercialising a new robotics arm to revolutionise keyhole surgery. A $240 million Series C... Read More

  • Evonetix

    Cambridge Consultants spin-out, Evonetix aims to develop and commercialise a new approach to the synthesis of DNA to facilitate the fast-emerging... Read More


    Vishal Chatrath’s AI platform – VUKU – is regarded as ideally suited for autonomous decision-making in complex, dynamic and uncertain environment such as... Read More

  • FiveAI

    FiveAI aims to build the world’s most reliable autonomous vehicle software stack to solve the most difficult problem of all – delivering a solution... Read More

  • Storm Therapeutics

    storm therapeutics, cancer, cambridge

    STORM Therapeutics is a University of Cambridge spin-out translating the ground-breaking work of Professors Tony Kouzarides and Eric Miska in RNA... Read More

  • Speechmatics

    speechmatics, improved content, speech recognition, cambridge

    Founded by chief technology officer Dr Tony Robinson, who pioneered PhD research into recurrent neural networks in the 1980s, Speechmatics has... Read More

  • Raspberry Pi

    Raspberry Pi computer

    The Raspberry Pi is a low cost, credit-card sized computer that plugs into a computer monitor or TV and uses a standard keyboard and mouse. ... Read More

  • PragmatIC Printing

    PragmatIC Scott White

    PragmatIC is a world leader in ultra low cost flexible electronics, enabling the potential for trillions of smart objects that can sense and... Read More

  • PlayFusion

    playfusion. digital games, cambridge

    Founded by former Jagex CEO Mark Gerhard, PlayFusion specialises in creating digital games that provide what the founders call “unparalleled... Read More

  • Healx

    Healx is leveraging AI technology to repurpose drugs to treat the planet’s rarest diseases. The company raised $56 million in a Series B round in... Read More