- Concept to Commercialisation -

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Welcome to our website – It explains who we are and what we do.  You will find details of our background, our products & services and what our client have to say about us.

Innovations Factory Ltd was established as a limited company in June 2008.  We are based at Heartlands Hospital in Birmingham, one of the largest and most successful NHS Trusts in the UK.  We will help you to develop and commercialise your healthcare product or device.  We have already set up a pipeline of concepts in different stages of developments and have established effective routes to market for a number of products.

Our Mission

Our mission is to enable innovation: to successfully commercialise new and innovative products for the healthcare market and to foster organisational development, by working with the healthcare technology industry and with healthcare providers.

Capability & Expertise

The Innovations Factory team has practical experience and a proven track record in the following areas:

  • NHS management
  • Design of healthcare provision
  • Medical practice & Nursing
  • Business management
  • Innovation management
  • New product development
  • Intellectual Property Rights
  • Manufacturing & operations
  • Supply chain management
  • Improving operational efficiencies
  • Project management
  • Risk management
  • Organisational development
  • Quality & Regulatory Affairs
  • Sales & marketing
  • Commercialisation

Through our network of world-class partners we can offer concept design, prototyping and manufacturing.


Innovations Factory is an established and effective team; we provide a fast and extremely efficient service.  The Innovations Factory team members each have a high level of experience and expertise that is recognised at UK and international levels.  Together we provide a unique ‘one-stop-shop’ approach to innovation for the healthcare marketplace. 


Innovations Factory is ready and willing to help you to reach your potential and realise your aspirations.  We can make a difference.

Innovations Factory Ltd

Heartlands Research and Innovation Unit

Lincoln House

Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust

Bordesley Green East


B9 5SS - United Kingdom

Tel +44 (0) 1926 810377

Fax +44 (0) 1926 810376


Contact: Alan Connington

Email: alan@innovationsfactory.co.uk

Mob: +44 (0) 7740 368035