Innovation Martlesham Hits A CenturyMay 16, 2018
Innovation Martlesham (IM), a cluster of high-tech ICT/Digital companies located at Adastral Park, are delighted to announce there are now 100 companies in our rich innovation ecosystem.
IM provides a premier environment for forward-looking global organizations such as Cisco, Huawei and Nokia, as well as for a diverse range of SME’s and some of the most exciting and dynamic start-ups operating within the sector.
Adastral Park is the home of BT’s Global Research and Development Headquarters and a globally-renowned centre of technical excellence, set in 100 acres of attractive heathland near Suffolk’s heritage coast.
Tim Whitley, MD Adastral Park and MD Research and Innovation, BT, said: “We are very proud of Innovation Martlesham and the progressive companies that form part of the cluster. We’re truly delighted Innovation Martlesham has reached 100 companies and feel this is huge milestone for Adastral Park. We have big ambitions for Adastral Park and its growth and Innovation Martlesham is a fundamental part of this.”
Nicky Daniels, Head of Innovation Martlesham, says: The IM eco-system, of 100 companies, is a significant ICT/Digital cluster in the UK, helping our companies make connections that count through technology, resource, collaboration and channel opportunities.
“We also nurture young companies by providing incubation and acceleration facilities, mentoring, showcasing opportunities, and introducing investment opportunities. We aspire to make a positive impact to investment and jobs in the UK.
“To have attracted so many high-tech companies to the cluster shows this is the place to be in the UK for innovation collaboration. We look forward to growing the ecosystem even further.”