Category Archives: Entrepreneurship

EnterpriseWOMEN Success Story: Financial awareness in business – starting and scaling up amidst a pandemic

EnterpriseWOMEN Success Story: Financial awareness in business – starting and scaling up amidst a pandemic

The new norm of online working, the wonders of technology as well as the tenacious attitude exhibited by Dr. Ghina Halabi and her team made the Money Talks workshop a successful session. Ghina’s introduction emphasised the importance of understanding our economic and cultural value as women in the business world and in entrepreneurship, which currently… Read more

Founder Stories: Matthew Wunderli

Founder Stories: Matthew Wunderli

Media is an ever-changing industry littered with new ideas and dead content. The current coronavirus pandemic sparked concern for the industry’s future, including uncertainty about the production of new content, theatrical releases, and distribution of existing content. For Matt Wunderli, a CJBS Alum and founder of Publisher Arts, an opportunity to improve an archaic industry… Read more

EnterpriseWOMEN Success Story: Every business should make the world better

EnterpriseWOMEN Success Story: Every business should make the world better

In April, EnterpriseWOMEN‘s Money Talks event was virtually held to respond to the current needs. I signed up to the event as I wanted to hear the lessons learnt and tips from individuals who have experienced first-hand or worked with founders on key financial aspects, to understand how to accelerate my business. I was also… Read more

Venture Voices: Medwise.ai Responds to COVID-19

Venture Voices: Medwise.ai Responds to COVID-19

About our venture Medwise.ai is a digital health company on a mission to create a world where people receive the best care science has to offer. We combine the latest technology and deep clinical expertise to create intuitive and delightful digital health tools that empower clinicians and patients. The company is pioneering the development of clinical decision… Read more

Cambridge Judge entrepreneurs lead volunteer effort to make thousands of face shields for NHS staff

Cambridge Judge entrepreneurs lead volunteer effort to make thousands of face shields for NHS staff

Entrepreneurs, doctors and innovative design engineers collaborate to manufacture, assemble, package & deliver protective face shields for frontline staff in the fight against Covid-19.  Last month, Lucy Jung, co-founder of a medical device start-up, Charco, approached US company Delve, who had designed the Badger Shield. Delve had established an open sourced design which was simple,… Read more

Enterprise Tuesday Keynote Insights: Start Codon Founder on Teams

Enterprise Tuesday Keynote Insights: Start Codon Founder on Teams

Dr Jason Mellad, Founder of Start Codon, shares key insights on fostering innovation and how to build the right team, ahead of Enterprise Tuesday on 4 February 2020.   The University of Cambridge is renowned for fostering innovation and entrepreneurship. What makes it such a successful environment for entrepreneurs?  ​It has been said that the… Read more

Ambitions of two Accelerate Cambridge entrepreneurs

Ambitions of two Accelerate Cambridge entrepreneurs

Founders of Carryr and Unlimitech discuss the challenges experienced as a first-time founder. What were you doing prior to starting up your venture? Daniel Before starting up Unlimitech I worked in asset management in the mining industry in Peru, following that I joined the MBA programme at Cambridge Judge. The MBA is often a time… Read more

Hide – from low value waste to high performance materials

Hide – from low value waste to high performance materials

Hide transforms industrial by-products into a leather substitute material composed of the same protein that makes up most of the dry mass of leather. With the backing of Entrepreneur First we hope to further develop our first prototype. We will then be looking to fundraise again to scale up our manufacturing processes to produce materials… Read more