January 30, 2020

Eagle Genomics joins network of high-growth UK tech companies

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  • Eagle Genomics joins network of leading UK scaleups with Tech Nation’s Upscale programme

  • Upscale provides expert advice from industry leaders and supports companies to achieve accelerated growth

  • Programme alumni include Monzo, Deliveroo and Bulb


 

30 January, Cambridge Eagle Genomics is delighted to announce it has been chosen to be part of Upscale, an exclusive network of high-growth UK tech companies coordinated by Tech Nation.

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Selection for the programme recognises Eagle Genomics as one of the UK’s leading scaleups and provides the company’s senior leadership with access to expert advice from pioneering Upscale alumni.

Eagle Genomics’ knowledge discovery platform, the e[datascientist], reveals new insights from connections within the world’s life sciences data to empower researchers and organisations to develop novel products and solutions within agritech, food and personal care with a particular focus on the microbiome.

A milestone achievement

Chief Executive Officer of Eagle Genomics, Anthony Finbow, said: “Being recognised as a leading UK tech scaleup is a great achievement and we’re excited to begin the programme and benefit from the rich industry insights and experience offered by Upscale.”

Tech Nation empowers tech entrepreneurs to achieve accelerated growth by providing a range of programmes and courses which champion the UK’s growing tech and digital sectors.

The Upscale programme first ran in 2015 and boasts alumni including household names, Monzo, Deliveroo and Bulb.

Good to grow

Liam Ward, Upscale programme lead at Tech Nation, said: “We’re delighted to announce the Upscale 5.0 cohort and welcome 30 of the UK’s most exciting and fast-growing tech companies onto the programme, as they work through key scaling challenges.

We look forward to being part of Eagle Genomics' growth journey over the next 6 months and seeing how the team continue to reinvent life sciences R&D globally."

The programme kicks-off next month with a two-day gathering of the 2020 cohort’s company founders.

Topics: Announcement, Big data, Life science, microbiome, Tech Nation, upscale