06 May 2022
12 Kings Entrepreneurs named as semi-finalists in the Mayor Entrepreneur Competition
12 King’s entrepreneurs have made it to the semi-finals of the Mayor’s Entrepreneur Competition 2022, each submitting an idea to make London cleaner, greener and ready for the future.
This year there are five award categories – Creative Industries, Environment, Health, Tech and Social Enterprise. Each category explores some of the biggest challenges facing the capital, including air quality, green finance, cultural tourism, transport and mental health.
|Janvi Jagasia, Biomedical Science BSc||AccurMed||Health|
|Angela Maalouf, MSc International Management||Chat-Blok||Tech|
|Callum Arthurs, PhD Cellular and Molecular Medicine||Compath||Health|
|Bryony Parker||ESTUS||Creative industries|
|Arthur Georges, International Business||HydroGrow C.I.C||Social Enterprise|
|Francis Jones, MA STEM Education||Lab@Home||Social Enterprise|
|Navid Banafshe, PhD Neuroscience||Neso Technology Ltd.||Health|
|Laura Boeker, MSc Climate Change: Environment, Science and Policy||Open-seneca||Environment|
|Aditya Damaji Asabe, MSc Strategic Entrepreneurship and Innovation||PortableHive||Environment|
|Shreya Kalyanasundaram, Biomedical Engineering||Ru Medical Ltd||Health|
|Osman Faisal, BSc Computer Science||Smart Cirquit||Tech|
|Janvi Jagasia, Biomedical Science BSc||VerdeChem||Environment|
150 entrepreneurs from different London universities have reached the semi-final stage and will now produce 2-minute video pitches to take their ideas into the final.
The winners of each award will receive £20k to start up their business, alongside mentoring to help get their idea to market. The finalists will be announced soon.
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