Founded in 2003, Lightweight Medical (LWM) established new markets and disrupted old ones through a long-term strategic approach. LWM specialised in the development, certification, logistics and support of mass-market products and user experiences atop complex end-to-end product service systems involving hardware, software and data analysis.
Element Zero Six was LWM’s consultancy arm delivering original product and service development.
Up to 2008 LWM attracted over $800k in revenues per annum, $800k in technology grants, $200k angel investment and 12 topflight staff. Delivering over 20 commercialized projects to 10 key partners and clients. Winning many business and design awards, including Design Week, iF and Red Dot.
Onzo has hundreds of thousands of users, attracted over $5m in technology grants, $5m VC investment, over 70 topflight staff and a tier-1 manufacturer, Jabil Circuit Inc. Onzo’s first order for SSE Plc in 2008 was for over $10m. Onzo now has clients in EMEA, APAC and North America.
Lightweight Medical successfully commercialised and licensed multiple products. Examples include:
Ambulance Child Restraint
SAS, ParAid Medical, SHIL
Element Zero Six, LWM’s consultancy arm specialised in developing products and services to enable clients to grow and enter new markets. Examples include:
Pre Drilling Scanner Support
Onzo, has developed a world class suite of energy management and data analytics products, now being deployed by utilities globally. Examples include:
Onzo ZigBee Display
Onzo, SSE Plc
Echelon, Inside Secure, Onzo, Oracle, Philips, Silver Spring Networks
Non Executive Directors:
Lightweight Medical has consistently won national and international awards for our fresh approach to design and business, these include:
- 2010 SE SHIL Life Science Best Innovation
- 2009 NHS Supply Chain Top 10 Innovations
- 2008 International RedDot Product Design
- 2007 UK Design Week Industrial Design
- 2007 International iF Product Design
- 2006 Scottish Creative Entrepreneur
- 2008 SCDI Resource Efficiency
- 2005 PSYBT Regional Winners
- 2005 JCI Outstanding Young People
- 2005 Real Business 50 to Watch
- 2004 Shell Livewire UK Entrepreneur
- 2004 Shell Livewire Scottish Entrepreneur
- 2004 Shell Livewire Business Challenge
- 2007 DTI Technology Programme
- 2006 SMART
- 2005 SCIS
- 2005 SPUR