Zinc is on a mission to fuel change by investing in a select group of 50 founders determined to create businesses that positively impact the health of people and the planet. As an early-stage investor with an investment potential of up to £300,000 per venture, coupled with hands-on guidance from experts in science, business, people, and product development, they are seeking individuals whose personal missions align with their investment priorities in health and the environment. Their venture building platform offers founders access to co-founders, an extensive network, and additional funding opportunities.
Below are some areas they are prioritizing for Investment:
• Improving the Health of People:
• Children’s health
• Chronic physical conditions in later life
• The adult brain
• Immune and digestive health
• Reproductive health
• Women’s health
• New models of health care
• Innovations in enabling technologies in health
• Improving the Health of the Planet:
Are you, an individual with a deep insight into crucial health or environmental issues? Are you a spin-out leader or an innovator with a track record in developing deep tech or deep science in the mission space? Are you a business & technical leader or do you consider yourself a visionary ready to leverage commercial or technical expertise to build and scale mission-led businesses in health or the environment? Then this Zinc program to address environmental impact on our health is for you!
Whether you’re aspiring to build a business at Zinc, an expert looking to support founders as a Visiting Fellow, or a founder of mission-driven innovation.
Find out how to join this transformative opportunity here
The first application deadline is Thursday, December 7th with the program and first cohort starting in early May 2024.