Delegate introductions, presentation and a hot and cold breakfast buffet
Andrew Bissell, CEO of Sunamp Ltd
Mark Simmers, Chief Executive of Celtic Renewables
Sunamp was founded to design and develop low to zero-carbon heating, cooling and hot water systems in both domestic and commercial Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning applications. They have invented a high power heat battery using phase change materials and is focused on the R&D of an integrated heat store and processor whose technology will be highly adaptable, rapidly scalable and usable across many different applications. www.sunamp.co.uk
Mark Simmers, Saltire Fellow and Chief Executive is pleased to share his jouney with Thrive. Celtic Renewables is a spin out company established to commercialise their technology and process which converts the by-products of whisky production into biofuels and animal feed.
Mark worked with the Biofuel Research Centre at Edinburgh Napier during the final stage of the Fellowship Programme, to achieve Proof of Concept. The project included producing a full business plan, securing an IP license agreement with the university, applying for a SMART award, establishing the new company and identifying potential investors.
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