Cambridge Enterprise Seed Fund
"We have been consistently impressed by the high quality
of the services provided by the Ithaka team and with the diligence
that is applied to all aspects of the work that they undertake on
behalf of clients. We have no reservations in recommending Ithaka
to other organisations seeking consultancy or interim management
services in the life science sector."
"Ithaka brought a network of scientific and commercial
connections, and was invaluable to the company, both in business
development and scientific analysis. In all they did for Theryte,
Ithaka displayed the highest professionalism."
"Ithaka provided me with much needed business consultancy
and development expertise. They helped me to formulate and clarify
my ideas into a credible business plan and to implement a strategy
for developing my business. As a result of Ithaka's input, we are a
profitable business that didn't need to raise substantive
CEO of confidential corporate
"Ithaka recently carried out a market survey of antibody
humanisation service providers for us. Clearly this is a rapidly
developing market and their report on the commercial terms and
quality of the service providers in the market allowed us to
rapidly contract on market terms. The investment in the consultancy
project provided an immediate financial and technical return which
Major Pharma Company
"John is the best in his field. His work is meticulous,
timely, and high value"
"John Adair is an outstanding scientist, he delivered the
necessary scientific advice, asked the right questions, provided
majority of prior art."
"John was our only choice to deliver the required sector
expertise. He hits the sweet spot". Apposite "will definitely use
Ithaka again for any project in this sector."
Psynova Neurotech, Prof. Sabine
Bahn, Director/ Co-Founder
"Paul has played a significant role in helping take
Psynova Neurotech from a concept through to the launch of
VeriPsych™, the first and only blood test to aid a psychiatrist in
the diagnosis of recent-onset schizophrenia. As Chairman of the
Board he has provided wise advice and support across all aspects of
the business. He has been a delight to work with and his efforts
are greatly appreciated by all the team at Psynova."
Commercialising Novel Technology - Universities
School of Marine Science &
Technology, University of Newcastle Prof Grant
"I have been very impressed by the market analysis undertaken by
Ithaka around the potential value of our developing technology for
the prevention and removal of bacterial biofilm. The information
has been tremendously useful in providing the insight required to
help take forward the research and in structuring deals and
projects across a range of applications."
Local Enterprise Partnership in the
North of England, 2011
"Thank you for all your hard work on this strategic review; we are
very pleased with the breadth and depth of the research and the way
in which Ithaka has engaged with so many different organisations
across education, health and industry to produce our report."