Wild Cards

We believe in the power of people to make the world a better place.

Our Wild Cards are creating healthcare interventions that are changing the lives of people and patients across Europe. We’ve helped these co-founders take their bold ideas, and turn them into real-life products and services.


There is an urgent need for novel cost- effective and non-invasive approaches for management of myopia and dry eye to avoid visual impairment and blindness. Our solution, a bioengineered natural contact lens (NaturaLens), can help address this underserved need.

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PeriVision wants to reimagine glaucoma monitoring to benefit patients and doctors alike by offering a portable and AI-based perimetry device for 70% faster, patient-friendly and much more cost-efficient glaucoma patient monitoring.

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Orbit Health

Orbit has developed Neptune, a device-agnostic AI solution regulating treatment dosage for Parkinson's disease patients, restoring patient function and quality of life. Neptune offers to patients up to 5 extra symptom-free hours per day.

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MiMARK sets to provide in vitro diagnostic tool based on the determination of 5 protein biomarkers in uterine fluid samples to provide a diagnosis to 100% of patients, to rule out endometrial cancer with great specificity, and provide information on a histological subtype of the tumour to guide surgical treatment.

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Every use of an antibiotic comes with a risk that resistance might develop. Abtrace is using artificial intelligence to tackle AMR – perhaps the greatest global health threat of our time.

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Digital innovations are taking diagnostics from a trust-based system into an accurate, evidence-based system. Smart4Diagnostics closes the data gap between blood collection and lab analysis.

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Harnessing biophotonics and artificial intelligence to unlock new possibilities in Alzheimer’s drug discovery. iLoF is creating a pathway which promotes breakthroughs in Alzheimer's disease research.

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Disorientation, memory loss and speech difficulties are some of the symptoms of post-operative cognitive complications in the over-60s. PIPRA, short for Pre-interventional Preventative Risk Assessment, is developing a risk score in-app intervention for pre and post-operative patients.

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