Our members are drawn from all walks of life but have one thing in common, the vision and drive to start a new business. Nexus understands the paradoxical nature of a start-up business. On one-hand they are exciting, playful and creative fledgling organisations that require leaders with audacity and passion, and, on the other, they are hard work, process-oriented organisations that require leaders with perseverance and discipline.
Altratech is developing a single-use test kit that will allow “point of care” testing of infectious diseases. This could be anything from a viral outbreak in a disaster zone away from normal medical infrastructure or quick diagnosis in a GP’s surgery.
Arralis specialises in leading-edge, high definition radar and ultra-fast data communications in the Aerospace and Satellite markets. The company has developed world-leading expertise in Radio Frequency, micro and millimetre-wave technology. Their products, which are the ultimate in precision and innovation, are used in both global and space environments where accuracy and reliability are critical.
Cala Medical limited, formed in February 2017, is a spin out from the University of Limerick . The company have designed and patented a unique device containing a specific immobilized enzyme which treats the excessive inflammatory response in the blood of sepsis patients. The treatment could dramatically cut the death rate from sepsis which is a highly prevalent and often fatal illness requiring intensive medical care.The number of sepsis cases globally is estimated to be over 26 million and there is an enormous medical need for new therapies to combat the high mortality rates. Cala Medical was founded by Dr Jakki Cooney (Dept of Biological Sciences), Dr Todd Kagawa and Dr Brian Noonan, who have licensed the IP from the university and spent the past three years working on the project after securing an Enterprise Ireland Commercialisation Fund. The company has closed a seed funding round in 2017 with support from angel investors and Enterprise Ireland’s high potential start-up programme.
Celignis provides services for the laboratory characterisation of biomass samples. The data they provide can help determine the value of a biomass sample and what is the best use for it.
DoMyNCT.ie is a unique NCT service for busy people. Providing an excellent NCT Service at Minimal Cost & Minimal Hassle.
EireBio is a fast growing indigenous Irish company focusing on the analytical challenges in the BioPharmaceutical/BioProcessing industry. Our speciality in full control of the Upstream & Downstream process, in tandem with our ability to offer a 360* Characterisation through our sister company EireChrom. We are Irish channel partners for Global leaders in their respective fields, such as SCIEX; Huber & Finesse and would have a client base inclusive of Bristol Myers Squibb; Janssen; Pfizer as examples biologics sites we have worked with on Single Use; Bioreactors and Product characterisation. Training is offered in our campus or on client site, for clients migrating from Small Molecule to Large Molecule in Ireland and Western Europe.
Frawley//NevilleTony Frawley & Gary Neville
In 2014 Neville Design Group and Frawley Marketing merged their respective businesses to form Frawley/Neville. They are a branding consultancy that brings together two core disciplines of strategy and creative. The company name represents the collective experience of two successful entrepreneurs who have crafted a unique approach in helping companies differentiate themselves in the marketplace.
Indwell offers a lean human resource management and data protection service to small and medium sized enterprises to support them in fulfilling their statutory obligations and company requirements. By operating as a business partner with the client, Indwell provides a customised, cost effective and efficient service that is tailored to the clients needs.
jumpAgradeDavid Neville, Padraic Hogan, Ethan O'Brien
jumpAgrade focuses specifically on teaching students how to do better in exams while building their competence and confidence around exam technique.
Modig CorporateMalin Kelly
Modig Corporate Services Ltd provides their clients with innovative and professional risk protection services in the areas of health & safety, corporate wellbeing and personal and organisational security. They offer a wide range of innovative consultancy, documentation, software and training solutions to their customers.
Seagreen Bio Limited is a science-backed marine plant skincare company that has developed a unique seaweed oil extract for use in its premium seaweed-based natural skincare range. The company will commence sales in 2018 under its skincare brand NEUÚ. NEUÚ SEAWEED SKINCARE is a natural chemical-free skincare brand formulated with a scientifically developed seaweed oil extract combined with a range of terrestrial plant extracts to promote skin nourishment, elasticity and hydration. The seaweed oil extract produced by the company at its laboratory in UL is the key USP for the product range as it is extremely rich in polyphenols, vitamins, amino acids, anti-oxidants and minerals, all of which are scientifically proven to benefit the skin.
Nualtra is an Irish owned company which specialises in the delivery of food for special medical purposes to assist in the clinical treatment of malnutrition.
One HorizonLiam McNamara
One Horizon Group provides ultra-efficient carrier-grade mobile VoIP for both mobile carriers (e.g. Aishuo in China) and enterprises (e.g. the Nexus Innovation Centre application). Their patented SmartPacket™ technology allows voice signals to be transmitted by radio over the Internet resulting in a 10X reduction in mobile spectrum required to transmit a VoIP call.
OptiFlow eCommercePaul McGurran
OptiFlow eCommerce is a specialist advisory business focused on helping business owners and Irish retailers grow Online Revenues. The business also advises on software Usability (UX) and Customer Experience (CX) from the end-user and business user perspective. In the last 18 months Optiflow eCommerce has advised Smartbox.com, Musgraves SuperValu Online Shopping, Irish Examiner Newspaper, Glanbia and McSport.ie. With a focus on increasing Sales in Export Markets, Optiflow has advised Burren Smokehouse on the redesign of its Online Store which actively trades with customers in France, Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
Saluto Creations are currently committed to designing products and services that benefit people’s well-being and physical rehabilitation from musculoskeletal injuries.
Shadowman SportsJP Hartigan
Shadowman Sports Design & Distribute the only realistic tackling system for Contact Sports. Shadowman is a unique training tool that recreates a better tackle environment.
Smart Factory SolutionsCathal Murtagh
Smart Factory Solutions (SFS) are an Irish company delivering turnkey Internet of Things (IoT) solutions that capture information from your manufacturing process and present it to you in real time.
SPML has proven global power plant project management expertise. They create value for our customers by delivering specific innovative project management solutions.
Tamm SoftwareTheresa Mulvihill
Tamm (Technology Aided Marketing Management) is a cloud based Marketing Project Management System for the management of marketing resources across multiple site locations.
VisitorFlix is a pioneering Digital Media Destination Marketing company. They have developed an interactive video on demand platform to distribute these videos to people considering or planning a vacation online globally via local, national and international strategic partnerships.