IP builds on alliance with University of Oxford

Intellectual-property-based business developer IP Group has broadened its relationship with the University of Oxford through the acquisition of a strategic stake and alliance with Technikos.

Technikos is a specialist medical technology fund with a long-term commercialisation agreement with the University of Oxford’s Institute of Biomedical Engineering (IBME).

Under the agreement’s terms, IP Group will assist Technikos to spin-out companies from the IBME and also provide the Technikos team with access to its commercialisation, capital markets and scientific expertise.

Financial terms of the agreement remain undisclosed.