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Growth Through Innovation Partnering

We use our network of international technology scouts to uncover real innovation opportunities for our clients. These may address your technology problems, gaps in your future technology roadmap or other innovation areas for diversification or extension.

What we do

We help manufacturing companies find their next breakthrough technologies, the best international partners to innovate and connect with, and provide global market access.

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Who we are

Our company is our people, a diverse team of individuals with extensive experience. We choose to remain a small yet focused team and we believe that people do deals, not computers.

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If you are an inventor, a university tech transfer office, a VC or indeed you just want to be part of our innovation community, we would love to talk with you.

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The Secrets Underpinning the Methodology of a Technology Scouting Company

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Harvard Business Review article on where employees should focus their innovation network building skills

Great article discussing the 'pros and cons' of developing external networks. Key 'take away' is the option of using focussed technology scouts to manage the external process whilst employees maintain an internal bias. Interesting!  

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SAL is recruiting

We are seeking an experienced technology scout, or a fast learning aspirational one, to join our experienced team. 

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Opportunity Scouting - Evolution throughout 2016

Reviewing some of our searches in 2016 made us ask ourseves "are companies looking for different mechanisms for differentiation and to find...

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