NIAB Ventures

Helping industry to fulfil its potential in supplying food and renewable resources.

NIAB Ventures explores new business models within the agritech sector, as an alternative to NIAB's traditional research-based services. Interaction with small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) is an important element, with NIAB investigating the potential for NIAB-based SMEs and ways in which we can work with other SMEs in the marketplace, including taking equity.

The aim is increase NIAB's profit and growth through better use of intellectual property, driving profit and impact through effective business development and commercialisation activity, including intrapreneurship, new products and services, spin-outs, sweat equity models, patents and licenses.