Medilink North Of England

Medilink North of England is the founding member of the Medilink UK network and brings together the NHS, industry and academia to increase innovation and improve patient care in the North.

Its primary focus is on fast tracking the development of Life Science companies through enhancing their connectivity and through the provision of paid-for consultancy services, covering Innovation and Commercialisation, PR & Communications and International Trade.

We offer a range of paid-for services to help SMEs grow:

Our PR & Communications team helps MedTech and life science clients improve awareness and generate leads through a mix of strategy consultancy, PR, content creation and digital advertising. We typically act as an extension of in-house teams and provide tailored marketing and communications services to help grow their business. Contact us at

Our Product Development, Commercialisation and Regulatory specialists can optimise, accelerate and de-risk your product development pipeline through to launch and beyond. We can guide, support and provide flexible cost-effective resources to develop the right products, increase the probability of commercial success and to maximise profitability. Contact us at

Our International team organise and manage a significant number of exhibitions to help companies reach international markets and audiences. We provide a straightforward exhibition packages for companies wanting to attend Arab Health, Medica, Rehacare and many more, as well as providing international and export consultancy to support internal export teams. Contact us at  

The Team

Kevin Kiely

Executive Chair

Tom Elliot

Managing Director

Melissa Erwin

International Officer

Rashmi Raju

International Adviser

Patrick Trotter PhD, MBA (Techmgmt)

Head of Product Development, Commercialisation & Regulatory

Thomas Averre

PR & Communications Manager

Adrianna Szczypkowksa

PR Officer

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Get in touch with us!
Address: Medilink North of England, Hydra House, Hydra Business Park, Nether Lane, Sheffield, S35 9ZX
Tel: 0114 232 9292