September 30, 2022, Vancouver, British Columbia – Syniad Innovations Inc (“Syniad”) is delighted to announce the appointment of Ceri Morgan as an independent director.
Ceri joins Syniad after a storied career in the UK financial and technology markets. She was previously at Oxford Science Enterprises (OSE), where she was head of late-stage investments. Like Syniad, OSE is a balance sheet investor that specializes in making investments in science emanating from Oxford University. It has assets under management of >$1B, having raised another $250m on its balance sheet in July 2022. Previously Ceri held several senior investment banking roles in London with Numis (where she was top ranked for nearly a decade), Peel Hunt, and Evolution Securities. She is a trained doctor specializing in Cardiology and trauma medicine.
Martin Cronin, Syniad’s Chairman, commented, “It is an absolute pleasure to welcome Ceri to Syniad. Her appointment significantly extends the skill set of the Board. She’s built an incredible reputation in the UK and beyond for supporting early-stage technology companies through to maturity, creating essential and long-term partnerships with management teams in the process. She knows the research commercialization arena incredibly well, having worked alongside IP Group in the UK for over a decade to turn Oxford Nanopore Technologies into a multi-billion dollar success story. She represents a level of top-drawer market experience that’s going to be incredibly valuable for Syniad going forward.”
Syniad Innovations is a company focused on building breakthrough deep tech companies around cutting-edge advances in science & engineering.
Syniad addresses some of the world’s most pressing challenges by collaborating with exceptional researchers and provides the expertise, capital, and networks to help accelerate their ideas into important new products and services. Founded in 2015 in Vancouver, Syniad possesses a unique pedigree in research commercialization.
Our experience includes projects with various stakeholders, from Fortune 500 companies to government and universities that want a step change in impact.
Learn more about Syniad here: https://syniadinnovations.com/