One team that successfully went through the Co-Founders programme in September 2017 is Belfast based Overwatch Research, a medical research company, that focuses on a digital platform for enhancing pre-clinical trials.
Brothers Paul and Graham Wilsdon left their full-time jobs in design and software development and partnered with Chris Armstrong, a cancer researcher for Queens University Belfast to set up Overwatch Research.
The team is hoping to tap into the 55,000 research facilities worldwide. Having already attracted users within major research organisations, global pharma companies and universities in Singapore, Australia, and the US with several new facilities lined up for early
“We wouldn’t be in this position if we hadn’t gone on the Co-Founders journey– it focused our minds, gave us the chance to try out our idea and ultimately gave us the confidence to go for it.”