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Forbes, 25 October 2019

BRITAIN'S BEST UNIVERSITIES FOR FEMALE FOUNDERS

Oxford is among the top three institutions, identified by Tide, as best for women's entrepreneurship

THE SUNDAY TIMES, 18 August 2019

THE RISE OF STUDENT ENTREPRENEURS AT BRITISH UNIVERSITIES 

The site is now home to Oxford University’s entrepreneurship campus, known as Oxford Foundry. 

Forbes - 16 August 2019

INNOVATION PRIMER - HOW OXFORD UNIVERSITY IS PREPARING STUDENTS FOR ENTREPRENEURIAL LIFE

The Foundry aims to support venture creation and growth, but it is not necessarily science and technology research-driven. 

Financial Times - 10 October 2017

TIM COOK OF APPLE TO OPEN OXFORD UNIVERSITY START-UP HUB

High-profile backers for The Foundry endorse institution’s entrepreneurial credentials

BBC News - 11 October 2017

APPLE BOSS TIM COOK OPENS THE OXFORD FOUNDRY

A new Oxford University facility aimed at developing the entrepreneurial skills of students has been launched by Apple CEO Tim Cook.

TechCrunch - 12 October 2017

DON'T TRUST INVESTORS ASKING HOW YOU'LL EXIT TO APPLE, SAYS APPLE CEO

If you’re a budding entrepreneur and the VC you’re pitching switches gears and asks you about your exit strategy that’s your cue to get up and leave, says Apple CEO Tim Cook.

Cook was speaking to an audience of students and would be entrepreneurs at the opening of the Foundry startup hub in Oxford, UK yesterday. During a Q&A session at the end of a hour long conversation an audience member asked Cook how entrepreneurs should handle investors who seem to be trying to steer them towards a quick exit to a tech giant like Apple or Google.

Financial Times - 22 October 2017

OXFORD UNIVERSITY LOOKS TO RAISE ITS GAME WITH START-UP HUB

Push to set up Foundry is recognition that city needs to attract entrepreneurs

Business Because - 2 May 2018

OXFORD UNIVERSITY'S NEWEST START-UP ACCELERATOR WELCOMES ITS FIRST COHORT

The Oxford Foundry is showcasing the first cohort of start-up teams to join OXFO L.E.V8, the University of Oxford’s newest start-up accelerator.

 

Oxford Mail - 14 June 2018

PROGRAMME LAUNCHES AT FOUNDRY FOR WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS

Start-up centre The Oxford Foundry is launching a programme to nurture women business leaders.

Oxford Times - 16 August 2018

OXFORD UNIVERSITY SPIN-OUTS ARE ATTRACTING MORE CASH THAN EVER

Since 2011, Oxford companies have raised just short of £1.9bn in external fundraising and £506m of this has been generated over the past 12 months alone.

Eastern Eye - 21 December 2017

OXFORD FOUNDRY DIRECTOR PLANS TO HELP STUDENT ENTREPRENEURS

THE director of a new entrepreneurial space for students at Oxford University said she aims to create a diverse community where people with “different” perceptions can come together.