Nexus brings together the brightest minds from business, technology and academia. Our community of high-growth businesses is located across the globe but has its physical base in a state-of-the-art innovation hub on the University of Leeds campus – with members based as far away as Canada, France, Italy and Estonia. 


Nexus has experience of working with international companies, helping them to successfully establish a UK base and gain the practical advice and support they need for expansion into the UK market. By leveraging the world-class research and innovation capabilities of the University, their partnerships enable scientific discoveries to be translated into real-life solutions quickly and effectively.

They help innovators and entrepreneurs make the right connections at the right time, providing access to research, talent and facilities across the University and beyond. Their expert team bridge the gap between business and academia, helping businesses access the knowledge, people and workspace they need to thrive. 

Businesses can engage with Nexus in a variety of ways, whether that’s becoming a member of the Nexus community or basing their operations in its high-quality office and lab space.