Since its launch in 1948, the NHS has grown to become the world’s largest publicly funded health service. It is also one of the most efficient, most egalitarian and most comprehensive. The NHS was born out of a long-held ideal that good healthcare should be available to all, regardless of wealth.
AstraZeneca is one of the world’s leading global biopharmaceutical companies, with a major presence in the UK. AstraZeneca makes a key contribution through the discovery, development, manufacturing and commercialisation of innovative medicines for some of the world’s most serious diseases.
The Sage Group plc is a leading international technology company supplying business software to 6.3 million businesses worldwide Headquartered in Newcastle upon Tyne, with more than 13,000 employees and a turnover of £1.4bn Sage have grown from humble beginnings to become a real 'superbrand'.
The N8 Research Partnership is a collaboration of the Universities of Durham, Lancaster, Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester, Newcastle, Sheffield and York, the eight most research-intensive Universities in the North of England. The partnership drives collaboration between Universities, industry and society with the aim to maximise the[…]
United Utilities provides water and wastewater services to nearly seven million people in the North West of England supplying 3 million households and over 200,000 business premises.
Ocean Spray was founded in 1930 by three independent cranberry growers. Since then it's grown to be one of America’s leading brands, and a global household name. Ocean Spray cranberries feature in more than a thousand products in over 50 countries worldwide!
Thomson Reuters is the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals. They combine industry expertise with innovative technology to deliver critical information to decision makers in the financial and risk, legal, tax and accounting, intellectual property and science and media markets.
Home Bargains is one of the UK’s fastest growing discount retailers with over 280 stores throughout the country and plans to expand to over 500 within the next five years.
Founded in Tokyo in 1946, Sony was the brainchild of two men - engineer Masaru Ibuka and physicist Akio Morita. The business is now a global manufacturer of audio, video, communications and information technology products for consumer and professional markets.
BrightHR, who specialise in people management software, believe in doing things differently for their internal teams and their customers. Their online product stands out for being simple, engaging and user-friendly, and for allowing users to easily customise the interface for themselves.
Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemicals companies with around 93,000 employees in more than 90 countries and territories, around 7,000 of which are in the UK.
As one of the world's most prestigious educational establishments, the University of Cambridge promotes the interface between academia and business, and has a global reputation for innovation.