We take the hard work out of finding new connections, with so many bright minds all in one place. Our informal coffee mornings and relaxed, open spaces mean building up your contact list is easier than you’d think. We love seeing our customers collaborating, so if you need a little extra help, our Innovation Director or centre team are happy to make the introductions.So whether you’re looking for advice, have something to share or just fancy a chat, there’s always somebody keen to listen just a few steps away.

Also, as we're owned by The University of Portsmouth, there are no end of networking opportunities to take advantage of, and a wealth of expertise and support available to give your business the competitive edge.


Meet the people that could change your businesses future.

Stephen Brownlie
Centre Manager

Stephen has worked in the Serviced Office industry since August 2005 and is very familiar with our South Coast location. He has formed good contacts and relationships within both the Private and Public Sector that can provide support and advice to both start up and established businesses.

Richard May
Innovation Director

Richard comes to Oxford Innovation with a wealth of business and senior management experience gained in the Technology, Marketing and Consulting departments of leading global companies like Credit Suisse, PriceWaterhouseCoopers and Arthur Andersen. He established and grew a successful start-up business in the Middle East.

Sophie Pittman
Assistant Centre Manager

Sophie re-joined the Technopole team in 2007 after a short sabbatical organising a previous client's business. She now spends her day organising the conference rooms, responding to IT and telecom requests, dealing with accounts queries and helping the customers with any issues or requests.

Sarah Neal
Centre Support Assistant
Sarah joined the team in 2004, and can be found meeting and greeting visitors in reception. Her duties include responding to conferencing enquiries, switchboard call handling and providing admin support to clients.
Poppy Evans
Centre Support Assistant
Poppy is the newest member of the team, having joined us Summer '17, and can be found meeting and greeting visitors in reception. Poppy's duties include switchboard call handling, visitor meet and greets, and providing admin support to clients.

Work among our many inspiring companies at the forefront of business.

Academics was established in 2002 and specialises in providing daily supply of short term, long term and permanent recruitment solutions to schools across the UK.

BladezToyz specialise in the design, development and manufacture of innovative toys.

Borngifted were founded by Penny and Jim Wilson in 2002 and they are an e-commerce business focusing on the toys sector and baby gifts.

Etch provides their customers with high standards of craftsmanship, using the latest devices, such as their laser – etch machine.

Hampshire Hypnotherapy is run by Lorraine Gleeson and Pete Bateman who both have strong therapist backgrounds, they run a number of sessions with clients for personal as well as work related problems.

Holland Accountancy are a tax specialist company based in Portsmouth Technopole.

Sevacare provides over 100,000 hours of care and support to 9,600 people around their 54 branches in the UK.

Superpowa brings wireless power to business and commercial spaces. They provide wireless pads for meeting tables or desks and portable wireless devices etc.

Connect and share with the greatest innovators in your area.

Leilah Woods
Director at Purple Marketing
Roger Davenport
Director at Purple Marketing
Lisa Gardner
Director at Purple Marketing
Edward Snape
Director at Purple Marketing
Daniel Aldridge
Director at Purple Marketing
Susan Bradgate
Director at Purple Marketing
Steve Mayer
Director at Purple Marketing
Mark Fielding
Director at Purple Marketing

Invite to innovate

Recommend our office space to someone you know to receive up to £200 in vouchers.

When you invite someone to Oxford Innovation and they sign up for a virtual office, you'll get £50 worth of vouchers. If they sign up for office space, you will get £200 worth.*


Success Stories

How other founders have flourished.


Skore’s success has come from merging on-site consultancy with software created by Colin and Craig, who both have a background in technology development and business consulting. […]

Bladez Toyz

Bladez Toyz has been a permanent fixture at the 20,000 sq ft (1,858 sq m) Technopole since the start-up firm began, taking on additional serviced office space for each new growth phase. […]


How a specialist in retail software which touches the daily lives of all of us has expanded its footprint here at Portsmouth Technopole. […]