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Business Support

The campus has a well-developed network of preferred business support suppliers. They are experts in their fields and are standing by to help Harwell-based organisations.

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EY is focused on supporting business growth across the various stages of a business’s life-cycle. We are committed to and participating in discussions to debate the future of Britain, in which Oxfordshire clearly has a significant role to play. With a suite of capabilities, experience and insight from start-ups to corporates, we ensure that our clients can adapt their business to, and prosper within, an ever-changing environment.

Jess Giles
01189 281311


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Bluestream Recruitment

Independent recruitment company that has been based at Harwell Campus for the last six years. It specialises in contract, permanent and temporary recruitment in: engineering, office support, IT/technical, multilingual and sales & marketing.

Belinda Elliott
01235 567350


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Richardsons is a flexible, approachable firm of business advisors, acting for a number of start-ups and established businesses in the science and hi-tech fields. Experienced in meeting the challenges companies face including optimising R&D Tax Credits, ensuring SEIS and EIS reliefs are available to investors where applicable, and providing timely management information expected by investors and other stakeholders, our team can provide you with whatever you need from our full spectrum of accounting, tax, auditing, management reporting and support services.

Simon Husband

Jemima King
01844 261155


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Marks & Clerk

Marks & Clerk is a world-leading intellectual property firm. Our patent and trade mark attorneys are regularly at Harwell Campus and will be happy to answer any questions you may have about your intellectual property rights.

Our experienced team has the expertise to support SMEs, start-ups, universities and multinationals to capture, protect and exploit all aspects of intellectual property assets, including patents, trademarks, and designs.

01865 397900


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The Satellite Applications Catapult

The Satellite Applications Catapult’s world-class facilities and expertise enable the best businesses, researchers and end-users to work with us to develop new satellite-based products, services and applications, translating ideas from concept to market.

Henrieta Sanislova
01235 567999


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ELS Business Training

Explosive Learning Solutions (ELS) has been based on the Harwell Campus for over 5 years and delivers local training solutions that are current, relevant, engaging and actionable. We are here to help you and believe we can achieve this by remaining flexible to your needs. The courses we offer may be of interest at any stage of your career for personal and professional development.

For further information please visit www.elsbusinesstraining.co.uk or call us on 01235 861805 or email: info@explosivelearningsolutions.com.

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MSC R&D have been supporting technology companies with a range of specialist R&D funding and business growth services since 1990. With unrivalled experience in R&D grant funding and an extensive network of contacts in the UK and mainland Europe, we are ideally placed to guide you through the process of matching innovation opportunities to available UK and Horizon 2020 grants, and subsequently successfully applying for the chosen grant or grants.

Iain Gray
07791 139558


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A people-focused data consultancy with expertise in data collection and data protection to help organisations improve their efficiency and decision-making. Its 2018 focus is to help people prepare for the General Data Protection Regulation.

Kellie Peters

Regina Lally
07789 395197


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Royds Withy King

Royds Withy King is a UK Top 100 law firm. Highly respected in Oxford and the surrounding area, we create value for our clients in the life sciences and technology and media sectors. Our multi-disciplinary team of legal specialists have the scientific, technical and commercial expertise to smooth any challenges and help clients throughout the lifecycle of their businesses; from property-related advice to corporate, IP and IT and employment work.

Julie Acock
01865 792300 ext: 1823

Kate Benefer


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Sandler Training

At Sandler we are internationally-known consultants, keynote speakers, and trainers specialising in the areas of sales, sales management, leadership and customer care. We are dedicated to help Oxfordshire professionals and leaders achieve new levels of success – whatever “success” means to you, whether it’s scaling your business, growing your client base or developing a high performance team.

Anneli Thomson
01608 611211