Loughborough Alumni


13 Jul 2017

Alumnus’ company wins a Queen’s Award for Enterprise

Mediplus, and the company Chairman alumnus, Bob Urie have recently been recognised with a Queen’s Award for Enterprise.

Mediplus specialise in Urology and Anaesthesia products.

The prize, which is the UK’s most prestigious business accolade, is awarded for the S-Cath™ System, a new catheter which prevents injuries occurring during use.

The award - in the Innovation category - was given for technical and clinical excellence and is a great achievement for the family business, which has been running for 30 years.

Bob graduated with a degree in Industrial Chemistry in 1968 from Loughborough University.

Many congratulations to Bob and his family on this achievement. 

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