Peter Dines (Mercia Technologies)

Jun 29, 2016, 5:00 – 8:00 PM

CodeBase, Argyle House, 3 Lady Lawson Street, Edinburgh, EH3 9DR

A highly successful entrepreneur and investor, Peter has over 20 years’ experience in the healthcare sector, having held directorships across a wide range of life sciences businesses. Mercia is one of the leading technology investors in the UK, working in partnership with pioneering UK businesses, both with financial support & expertise, to accelerate future growth

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About this event

Over this period, Peter has been both a founder and investor in a number of ventures within the sector, including the founding of Surgi C and Newtech Ortho which were successfully sold to a private equity backed business and Diagnostic World which was successfully sold to TICCS.

Peter is currently Head of Life Science Investments at Mercia Technologies and currently a shareholder in a number of early stage businesses including Executive Chairman of Digital Life Sciences, a leading digital healthcare transformation company.

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  • Peter Dines

    Mercia Technologies



Wednesday, June 29, 2016
5:00 PM – 8:00 PM UTC


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