Finalists announced for Scottish Life Sciences Awards 2018

Published: 16 January 2018

The Scottish Life Sciences Awards recognise and celebrate the outstanding achievements of individuals, companies and research organisations within the Scottish life sciences sector over the last 12 months.

Competition was incredibly strong and proved a huge challenge for the judging panel to make a selection from some of Scotland’s most dynamic life sciences companies and business leaders. 

Congratulations to all those shortlisted, which includes several tentants located within the Midlothian Science Zone.

Awards Shortlist

Business Leadership Award (2017) – Sponsored by Opportunity North East

Dr Helen Erwood, CEO, ESPL Regulatory Consulting
Campbell Grant, Founder & CEO, Sitekit Ltd
Hugh Griffith, Founder & CEO, NuCana plc

Rising Stars: Extraordinary Talent (2017)

Dr Caroline Barelle, CEO, Elasmogen Ltd
Dr Julio Guerrero, MD, Metix Ltd
Dr Neil Wilkie, Director & COO, Mironid Ltd

Innovation Award – Sponsored by Haseltine Lake LLP

Orbital Diagnostics Ltd
Omega Diagnostics Group plc
TC BioPharm

Investment of the Year (2017) – Sponsored by Concept Life Sciences

Exscientia Ltd
NuCana plc

Rising Stars: High-Growth Company (2017)

Aquila BioMedical Ltd
Synpromics Ltd
TC Biopharm

Innovative Collaboration – Sponsored by Booth Welsh

Albyn Housing Society in collaboration with NHS Highland and Carbon Dynamic
Clydebiosciences Ltd
CorporateHealth International and OpenBrolly in collaboration with NHS Highland and the Digital Health & Care Institute

Outstanding Contribution Award

Sponsored by Waters UK, an Outstanding Contribution Award will also be presented to an exceptional life sciences leader in recognition of their contribution to Scotland’s life sciences industry.

Best of luck in the finals that will be announced at Scotland's Life Sciences Dinner and Awards on February 28th at the Hilton Glasgow.


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