Three young East Midlands entrepreneurs have been named among the best in the business.
Innovate UK and The Prince’s Trust have just picked the trio as regional winners of this year’s Young Innovator Award for their new business projects.
- Kate Walker, 24, who used her dissertation project at Loughborough University to design and manufacture a 3D printed prosthetic – called ExpHand – which costs just £50 and is aimed at children in the developing world, where most prosthetics are ill-fitted second-hand devices. Her design – a past winner at the Leicestershire Live Innovation Awards – can be extended as children grow, to give them their independence back.
- Madelaine Dowd, 25, who
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