At Health Enterprise East (HEE) we believe in improving healthcare through technology and innovation.


We are a technology consultancy that specialises in healthcare innovation. Our experienced team offers clients a diverse range of business and innovation management services. Our strengths include IP management, technology commercialisation, health economics, strategic market access advice and training and entrepreneurship services. We help shape ideas into reality.

To find out more about our bespoke range of services please contact us.

MedTech Consulting

We are uniquely connected with the NHS, medical technology industry and governmental organisations, and provide advice and support to each of these key parties in the healthcare innovation landscape.

Our industry consulting offer uses tested tools and pragmatic methodologies to produce the best advice, knowledge and insights for MedTech companies to be commercially successful.

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Technology Commercialisation

At Heath Enterprise East our aim is to improve healthcare through the development of innovative ideas arising from within the NHS. HEE was originally founded in 2004 by the Royal Papworth NHS Foundation Trust as the Innovation Hub for the East of England.

We have since expanded our network to provide innovation management services to NHS organisations across London, the South East and South West regions.

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Technology commercialisation

Funding & Investment

There are a number of different sources and types of funding available to support innovation and R&D activities in the Medtech Sector. These can range from grants to investments made in return for equity or other future return on investment.

The Health Enterprise East Innovation Team can assist you in understanding which of these sources and types of finance might best suit you depending on which stage of the product development pathway you are on.

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Training and Entrepreneurship

Our training and entrepreneurship services are specific to the medical technology sector. They equip individuals and teams with the skills & knowledge they need to develop their ideas.

We currently offer a number of courses which run regularly throughout the year. We can also tailor training courses to your bespoke needs on request. To find out more, please contact us.

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