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25th March 2020

Covid-19 – Verde Corporate Finance: Understanding CBILS, the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme

The below update is published by Craig Blackmore, Director of Verde Corporate Finance, part of the GS-Verde Group, to ensure business are aware of the latest measures being put in place by the Government to support small businesses.

25th March 2020

Covid-19 – Greenaway Scott: Furlough leave – the job retention scheme

Selena Baker, Associate Director of Greenaway Scott, summarises what we know and what we do not yet know about Furlough leave.
12th March 2020

Health Technology Wales and NICE announce strategic collaboration

Health Technology Wales (HTW) and the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) have formally committed to work together to enhance their independent and authoritative Guidance on non-medicine technologies. They have signed a Memorandum of Understanding that outlines their collaboration in the strategic planning and delivery of medical technology Guidance in England and Wales….

12th March 2020

APPG for Life Sciences relaunched

The All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Life Sciences has been relaunched to assist the government in exploring the challenges and opportunities facing the sector. Pictured left-to-right: Jerome Mayhew MP, Lord Mair, Darren Stenlake (Sysmex), Chris Green MP, Charlotte Casebourne (Theolytics), Haseeb Ahmad (ABPI) and Steve McCabe MP. The first meeting for the group was held…

12th March 2020

Life Sciences Hub Wales to Cancel Tomorrow’s Health 2020 Conference

The Tomorrow’s Health 2020 conference, which was due to take place in Venue Cymru, Llandudno, on Wednesday, 25th and Thursday, 26th March has been cancelled. The decision was taken by the board of Life Sciences Hub Wales in response to the developing situation with Coronavirus and, in particular, to support NHS Wales, social care and…

10th March 2020

Member Feature – CulturVate

Teamphoria amplifies team engagement through open communication within the NHS. The NHS is the UK's biggest employer, with a headcount of nearly 1.5 million staff. With such vast operations, it can be a difficult task to align the entire organisation
24th February 2020

Jellagen® announces the appointment of new Chairman of the Board, Gregg Sando

Jellagen® Ltd, , the leading provider of next generation collagen products from marine sources, announces the appointment of Gregg Sando as Chairman of the Board and Non-Executive Director. Gregg replaces Stephane Thiroloix who will remain as a non-executive director at Jellagen®. Gregg founded one of the first cancer immunotherapy biotech companies in 2005 and has…

23rd February 2020

Meditech Business TrakCel Appoints New CEO

Medical technology company TrakCel has appointed a new CEO as it looks to its next phase of growth, TrakCel, a leading software developer of orchestration systems for advanced therapies, has announced the appointment of Dr Fiona Withey as chief executive officer and co-founder Ravi Nalliah to the role of chief strategy officer. Cardiff-based TrakCel has…

19th February 2020

£250k Investment Boost for Award Winning Biotesting Business

An award winning company that has developed an at-home blood testing kit for athletes has been boosted with a £250,000 investment.
10th February 2020

Health Technology Wales Makes Impact in 2019

Health Technology Wales (HTW) was established by Welsh Government in 2017 to support a national approach to the identification, appraisal and adoption of health technologies. Throughout 2019, more than 65 technology topics were proposed to HTW for appraisal. Strong cross-sector relationships attracted these topic proposals from NHS Wales, industry, third sector, Welsh Government and academia….