SOI Group offers a blend of practical help, guidance and management support to new business ventures through different stages of their growth
We work with researchers , students and staff at the University of St Andrews supporting them to turn their novel research into new businesses, products or services.
We assess ideas , considering their commercial potential, the state of the market and any further development requirements. We work with our expert Intellectual Property colleagues to protect intellectual property through patents and other appropriate forms of protection. We provide advice on establishing proof of concept, using our commercial experience. We are flexible on how we work to ensure the best possible outcomes.