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Protein uppStarts

26 January 2023

EBC has backed Shropshire-based broccoli protein specialist, upp to support the commercialisation of the company’s unique harvest automation and upcycling technologies. The UK is one of the largest producers of broccoli in the world but is reliant on increasingly scarce and expensive labour to harvest broccoli heads by hand, leaving the remaining 80% of the food grade biomass unused.

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Sustainable Panels from Waste Cardboard

24 January 2023

Elbow Beach Capital has provided £1.5m in seed funding for waste-to-material pioneers, Unwasted. The London-headquartered company, which converts waste cardboard into premium panel boards will benefit from a strengthened balance sheet and EBC’s commercial expertise ahead of its upcoming Series A.

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Refrigeration-Free Vaccine Technology

17 January 2023

Elbow Beach Capital has backed biopharmaceutical innovators EnsiliTech in a £1.2m pre-seed funding round led by Science Angel Syndicate and Fink Family Office. EnsiliTech is developing a refrigeration-free approach to transporting vaccines that will greatly improve their distribution in developing countries.

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Transforming How We Treat Brain Tumours

10 January 2023

Elbow Beach Capital has backed bioelectronics startup QV Bioelectronics in a Pre-Series A round led by Science Angel Syndicate and Fink Family Office. Based in Manchester, QV Bioelectronics has created an innovative surgically implanted Electric Field Therapy (EFT) device for the treatment of brain tumours.

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Revolutionising How Chemistry is Done

13 December 2022

Elbow Beach Capital has invested in chemistry automation startup, CheMastery in a seed round led by Science Angel Syndicate and Undeterred Capital. Founded by Dr Anna Andreou and Dr Stefan Glatzel, CheMastery aims to revolutionise the way in which chemical research and manufacturing are carried out.

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Launch of World’s Most Capable All-Electric 4X4

6 December 2022

Elbow Beach Capital investee, Munro Vehicles last night unveiled its first all-electric off-roader, the MK_1. It is the first light vehicle to enter production in Scotland in more than four decades and its unique attributes make it an ideal low-carbon choice for sectors such as construction, agriculture, forestry and mining.

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Appointment of Andy Summerfield

27 October 2022

Elbow Beach Capital is pleased to announce that Andy Summerfield has been appointed as an Investment Director of the company. Andy, a founding member of EBC’s advisory board has significant expertise in go-to-market strategy and organisational transformation.

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The World’s First Needle-Free Continuous Glucose Monitor

21 September 2022

Elbow Beach Capital has invested in MedTech pioneers, Transdermal Diagnostics. TD is a University of Bath MedTech spin-out dedicated to developing and commercialising innovative technologies for needle-less monitoring of health biomarkers in real-time.

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