SSF Client Bionema receives prestigious Made in Wales Award.



SSF Client Bionema receives prestigious Made in Wales Award.

09 Oct 2018

On Thursday 4th October, Wales Business Insider hosted their eighth Made in Wales Awards at Cardiff City Hall, to recognise achievement by businesses across the engineering, manufacturing, food and drink, export, medical, sciences and healthcare industries.


David Maas, founder of Severn Seed Finance (SSF) attended  as a guest of  Wales Business Insider and was delighted Bionema, a SSF client  won the prestigious Medical, Life Sciences and Healthcare Award. Congratulations to Dr. Minshad Ansari founder of Bionema and his Team.


Bionema, is a leading developer of biopesticide technology, creating chemical-free, environmentally friendly pest management solutions for the horticulture, turf and landscape and forestry sectors. Earlier this year advised by Severn Seed Finance, Bionema secured its first round of investment, leveraging further funding from other sources.


By registering with Severn Seed Finance early stage companies can benefit from an experienced team of seasoned business funding specialists. This includes preparing funder focused business plans, participating in investment presentations and negotiations and introduction to a range of investment sources. SSF also specialise in raising investment via the UK Tier 1 Entrepreneurs Scheme which involves investments of £200,000 or more. Bionema were able to benefit from this expertise for this initial funding round.


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