In partnership with Medtronic Ltd, RYSE Asset Management and Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and its official charity CW+

Are you a health-tech start-up founder, innovator, researcher, or technologist with innovation to enable system-wide change in real-world cardiovascular disease patient care pathways? Then you could be in with the chance to be part of this first of its kind investor partnership.

The aim: To identify and implement solutions that empower patients to improve their heart health and help prevent future heart attacks or strokes through home-based digital solutions. 

Challenge: Identifying and scaling innovations for non-invasive lipid testing and at-home blood pressure testing using software as a medical device. Innovations at venture from a research paper to fully formed product or an extension / new evolution of an existing product will be considered.

Successful applicants will receive:

  • Unrivalled support from industry-leading partners during the competition process.
  • Opportunity of investment up to £3 million provided by RYSE Asset Management, subject to due diligence at RYSE`s discretion.
  • Access to the Novartis Biome UK eco-system
  • Opportunities to work with our NHS partners to set up and deliver a pilot evaluation of the winning innovation.

Apply today

Deadline 31st August 2022 - For help with entries please contact [email protected]

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Please submit a slide deck of no more than 15 slides covering:

  1. What is the problem you are trying to solve?
  2. Your solution
    • Please provide an outline of your solution
    • How is the solution scalable?
  3. Market needs and opportunity
  4. Competitors, including other approaches to solving this problem
  5. Business model (an outline of your route to commercialisation)
  6. Degree of maturity of product – is the product deployment ready?
  7. Traction (what evidence do you have so far for interest in, or potential uptake of, your product?
    • What funds, if any, have you raised so far?
    • How long will this funding last?
  8. Intellectual Property (if applicable) or your competitive advantage. Please disclose any IP you may have.
  9. The team
  10. Roadmap and key milestones
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