Innovation & Entrepreneurship Awards 2024

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We’re celebrating the UK’s most innovative and enterprising efforts in oncology with our annual awards, for the second time!



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Celebrating cancer innovators and entrepreneurs

We are recognising the UK's most innovative and enterprising efforts to translate discoveries into benefit for cancer patients.

Our award categories:
  • Early Career Entrepreneur of the Year
  • Entrepreneurial Group Leader of the Year
  • Woman Entrepreneur of the Year
  • New Startup of the Year
  • Further, Faster, Together (Industry-Academia Collaboration)

Discover our winners below:

The Innovation and Entrepreneurship Awards 2024 winners

Special recognition categories winners

Recognising outstanding contributions to the academic cancer entrepreneurial field via three special awards.

Judging panel

All award entries have been reviewed by a Judging Panel comprised of independent experts.

  • Alison Howe, Managing Director (retired) Strategic Consultants International
  • Olivia Cavlan, Chief Corporate Development & Strategy Officer, Alchemab Therapeutics
  • Ketan Patel, Director of the MRC Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Oxford
  • Yupar Myint, Head of impulse Programme for Tech Innovators, Maxwell Centre, University of Cambridge
  • Jonathan Tobin, Partner at Brandon Capital 
  • Peter Chambré, Chair of Cancer Research Horizons Board