• Would you like to hear more about the barriers and enablers to spinning out?

    Our new report, based on interviews with women and men spinout founders, provides insights into the diverse experiences of researchers who have successfully founded a university spinout company and reflects on the challenges and successes along the way.

    Download the full report here:

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    Short on time? Check out our summary report here:

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    Did you know that only 13% of spinouts in the UK have one or more women founders?

    This summary offers an overview of the university spinouts landscape in the UK and where women feature in the geography, governance and growth of these companies. The results are part of a wider project, funded by the EPSRC’s Inclusion Matters programme, looking at the participation of women scientists, engineers and mathematicians in spinouts. This analysis is based on 789 active spinouts in the UK originating from 82 academic institutions.

    Find out more in our infographic looking at Gender and University Spinouts in the UK:

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    Want to know more about the UK spinouts landscape from a gender perspective?

    This summary offers an overview of the university spinouts landscape in the UK and where women feature in the geography, governance and growth of these companies. The results are part of a wider project, funded by the EPSRC’s Inclusion Matters programme, looking at the participation of women scientists, engineers and mathematicians in spinouts. This analysis is based on 789 active spinouts in the UK originating from 82 academic institutions.

    Read our new report:

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