Cardiff & Vale RIC Hub 

The Regional Innovation Co-ordination (RIC) Hubs form a national network funded by Welsh Government. These Hubs sit within the local Health Board and work to enable the Regional Partnership Board's transformation programme and complement the Regional Integrated Fund (RIF) focussing on innovation infrastructure and activity helping to integrate health and care services. This Hub is situated within Cardiff and Vale Regional Partnership Board.

Services: Infrastructure, Innovation Implementation Support
Type: NHS, Government: Local
Sector: Healthcare, Social care, Innovation Support Services
Specialism: Social prescribing, lived experience, health inequalities, sustainability

Cardiff and Vale University Health Board

Local health boards are responsible for planning and delivering NHS services in their areas. Cardiff and Vale University Health Board is responsible for providing NHS, health and wellbeing services in Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan.

Services: Healthcare, Social care, Research
Type: NHS
Sector: Healthcare, Social care
Specialism: Social care, primary care, secondary care, tertiary care

Cardiff Capital Region City Deal

The Cardiff Capital Region City Deal is a programme of collaborative working, committed to being the catalyst for regional growth and sustainable success in Southeast Wales within multiple fields, including FinTech, Compound Semi-conductors and MedTech

Services: Funding, Networking
Type: Government: Local
Sector: Innovation Support Services
Specialism: Challenge funds, FinTech, Compound Semi-conductors and MedTech

Cardiff Edge (Pioneer Group)

Cardiff Edge (managed by Pioneer Group) is a life science R&D site situated in the North of Cardiff which provides serviced lab space and offices for companies to rent.

Services: Infrastructure, Networking, Business Incubation
Type: Business Incubator
Sector: Business Incubator
Specialism: Business incubation, office space, laboratory space

Cardiff Healthcare Innovation

Cardiff Healthcare Innovation (CHI) is a design and development company for medical and research device prototyping.

Services: Manufacturing, Research
Type: Private
Sector: Medical Technology
Specialism: Prototyping, Engineering

Cardiff Medicentre

Cardiff Medicentre is an incubator for biotech and Medtech startups. It is a joint venture between Cardiff & Vale UHB and Cardiff University.

Services: Business Incubation, Infrastructure
Type: Business Incubator
Sector: Life Sciences, Healthcare
Specialism: Startups, Incubation

Cardiff Metropolitan University

Cardiff Metropolitan University is attended by around 22,000 students split across five schools: Art and Design, Education and Social Policy, Management, Sport and Health Sciences, and Technologies.

Services: Research, Training and Education
Type: University
Sector: Academia
Specialism: Cardiovascular, Population health, Sports Science, BioEngineering

Cardiff Scintigraphics

Cardiff Scintigraphics is a provider of gamma scintigraphy services to pharmaceutical and medical device companies, which are used in the clinical evaluations of pharmaceutical formulations and devices. Services offered by CSL include the design, performance and analysis of scintigraphy studies.

Services: Technical Services
Type: Private
Sector: Pharmaceuticals, Medical Technology
Specialism: Scintigraphy, imaging

Cardiff University

Cardiff University is Wales's only member of the Russell Group of research-intensive British universities. The university is attended by around 34,000 students and includes the Cardiff University School of Medicine. In the 2021 Research Excellence Framework, the university was recognised as a centre of excellence for psychology, psychiatry, and neuroscience.

Services: Research, Training and Education
Type: University
Sector: Academia
Specialism: Cancer, Neuroscience, Psychology, Immunology, Population Health, Developmental Biology, Social Care, Clinical Trials, Medical School

Carey Medical

Carey Medical are a supplier of medical devices and consumables, including defibrillators, blood pressure monitors, diagnostic reagents and laryngoscopes.

Services: Supply
Type: Private
Sector: Medical Technology
Specialism: Medical Equipment