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Our vision is simple: To work together to transform lives.

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Mission Statement

Pfizer Healthcare Hub: London Mission Statement

The Pfizer Healthcare Hub:-London launched in 2017 to help companies innovating in the health tech space to realise their potential. The Hub is designed to help late stage start-ups to grow and reach more patients and providers faster, by giving access to Pfizer’s network and resources.

Pfizer aims to work with the best and brightest collaborators from around the globe, pursuing the vision of transforming people’s lives through innovative solutions to real-world problems. We hope to help solve some of the most challenging problems in healthcare, which include:

  • Improving information, education and engagement in self-care
  • Improving diagnostics and communication to enable new ways of connecting patients, carers and professionals
  • Improving information for patients, carers and providers to help make smart decisions

Adoption of the leading digital and technological innovation in healthcare helps our partners to deliver the best health and wellbeing for patients, and for patients to better manage their care.

Patients, providers and the pharmaceutical companies have access to more medicines, more knowledge and more technology than ever before. Apps, wearables, telemedicine, artificial intelligence, virtual reality, augmented reality, big data, gamification and social media are just some of the tools that may help healthcare providers to improve outcomes, engagement and efficiency.

Pfizer’s Commitment

The Pfizer Healthcare Hubs are a global network dedicated to helping late stage digital healthcare start-ups achieve their own goals. Working with Pfizer Healthcare Hubs could help you grow and reach more patients and providers. Hubs support entrepreneurs to progress faster through collaboration with our mentors and partners with the London Hub working across the UK.

Successful companies from the competitive grant process (CGP) will qualify for up to 12 months support following the competitive application and pitching process. Those shortlisted after application will have the opportunity to meet Pfizer leaders from across the UK and Europe during the selection process. These leaders originate from different therapy areas and across the range of functions needed to run one of the world’s leading biopharmaceutical companies.

Pfizer will make up to £50,000 available for the winner(s) of the CGP process which can be used to help develop their business.

Through joint working or by providing our skills, experience and resources - we support the NHS to improve the delivery of healthcare and achieve better health outcomes for patients in the UK. You can learn more here. We have run successful accelerators like this before. We also support innovative biopharma entrepreneurs through Pfizer Venture Investments. Selected companies would be supported to engage with the healthcare stakeholders they need to achieve their goals, whoever and wherever they are.*

*Pfizer will take no commercial interest in the applicants’ business. We will make no claims on their IP. Winners are free to work with any other potential partners, to pursue any investment or exit options they chose with other companies. The Pfizer Healthcare Hub team has relationships with external investors, funding bodies, NHS trusts and commercial partners but applicants and winners are free to work with anyone to achieve their goals.