Global power markets have never
been more open to technological
evolution and revolution
Responsible organisations must
foster innovation to ensure that
their entire supply chains do no harm
Enabling the efficient use of,
and universal access to clean water,
is one of the century’s defining challenges
Major industry is increasingly reliant on
breakthrough technologies to be differentiated,
environmentally benign, and profitable
Technology will be the answer
to sustainable extraction in the
What we do
Rapid Innovation Group is an IP commercialisation firm dedicated to harnessing technological innovation in energy, natural resources, and major industry.
This is where we share our latest thinking through blog posts, interviews with innovators and entrepreneurs, and external publications.
The world faces a number of macro challenges for which technology can be seen as part of both the cause and the solution.
Rapid Innovation Group is an IP commercialisation firm dedicated to harnessing technological innovation in energy, natural resources, and major industry. The key drivers that bind these industries are the scale of the challenges, the scope of the market, and the need and willingness to adopt innovation.
“The world’s biggest problems are the world’s biggest market opportunities”
“Innovation is the market introduction of a technical or organisational novelty, not just its invention”
“If you think you are too small to make an impact, try going to bed with a mosquito”
Thu 10 October 2019
A big part of my job is to bridge the gap between our portfolio companies and the markets they serve. I speak with potential customers on a daily basis about a particular novel technology and the possible value it can unlock; I have found that a large part of successful commercialisation and deal making is […]
Mon 7 October 2019
Six weeks working at RIG have flown by, which I imagine is unusual for a first experience of professional life. My introduction to the work environment has given me a new range of knowledge, from making use of excel keyboard shortcuts, through to understanding how to use the office buzzer. I also learned how to write […]
Tue 24 September 2019
Idioms don’t always translate well across different languages and cultures, but I thought this particular German phrase was a visceral and compelling image as a warning to early-stage companies not to be “all things to all people.” Eierlegendes und milchgebendes Wollschwein, literally egg-laying and milk-giving wool-pig (sometimes shortened to eierlegende Wollmilchsau), was a phrase I […]
Fri 20 September 2019
A recent blog by Fred Wilson resonated with me and motivated me to write my next blog. In his blog, Fred reflects on the decision by WeWork to postpone their listing and uses the term “hair on a deal” to describe when a deal has too many issues which ultimately kill the investment. The critical […]
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