At The Nucleus, we believe knowledge is fruitless unless it is shared. Just ask our vibrant community of innovators. Companies at The Nucleus work together to inform, enlighten and inspire not just their customers, but each other. You’d be amazed what can happen over just a cup of coffee at our onsite café. We believe in space that brings growing companies together to innovate, share and inspire.


Meet the people that could change your business's future.

Kim Stevens
Centre Manager
Joining Oxford Innovation with more than 30 years experience working within the financial sector, including roles as Business Centre Manager and Operations Manager for one of the UK's largest banks, based in Kent and responsible for the South East of England.
Jayne Hammock
Assistant Centre Manager
Jayne has been working at the centre since March 2007. Prior to working at The Nucleus she worked for Thames Gateway Chamber of Commerce Department helping with administration for businesses old and new.
Claire Theobald
Centre Support Assistant
Prior to joining Oxford Innovation at The Nucleus, Claire previously worked as a Civil Servant for 20 years. During this time she gained a wealth of experience across a variety roles including front of house and interacting with customers. Claire enjoys her reception duties from delivering the post to helping and supporting customers on a day to day basis.
Matthew McLarty
Innovation Director
Matthew is an experienced SME business executive with broad ranging knowledge developed through ownership and gainful employment. He is passionate about business, having been involved with no less than 10 new ventures since the age of 12 across industries ranging from tech (mobile-commerce), manufacturing and FMCG distribution to real estate and tourism, with tertiary education in business and project management.

Work among our many inspiring companies at the forefront of science and tech.

APEX Education Training

We are a whole school staffing solution. We believe, all staff are paramount in a school hence we will assist with any staffing area as we know any staffing shortage puts added pressure on others. To put round pegs in round holes, many people would be happier in their workplace; if we can assist Headteachers to find the right candidates and candidates to find the right position then retention will increase – this is our aim.

Admac Business Solutions

Since 1989, Admac has delivered consultancy and training services to clients across a wide range of industries and sectors. Our head office and training facility, based at The Nucleus Business and Innovation Centre in Dartford (as pictured above), places us ideally to serve clients across London and the South East.


CartAssist is the leading intelligent self-service engine delivering any answer to your customers in real time. By helping your shoppers find the information they need, the moment they need it CartAssist prevents site abandonment and helps increase average order value, drive conversions and increase customer satisfaction. What’s more, demands on your contact centre can be dramatically improved whilst increasing agent productivity.


Delivering logistical services and much more to the exhibition and the wider events sectors.
Globally known for our ability to handle every last detail of our customers’ particular logistics and forwarding needs, CEVA Showfreight takes care of all your logistics for fairs, exhibitions, sporting events, theatrical tours and concert tours. Our consultative approach, in-depth expertise, skills and reliability coupled with our nich structure allow us to deliver a unique and bespoke service to our customers.

KBC Data Delivered

If you need reliable, industrial transmission to get your signals from A to B, for CCTV, security, site management, intelligent transport networks and industrial control systems, you’ve come to the right place. We provide the interfaces for cameras, sensors and control equipment that drive signals securely over wireless links, LANs, private and public WANs, mobile, 3G / 4G and fibre optic networks.


PSTAX is dedicated to providing high quality Tax advice and consultancy services to local authorities and other section 33 bodies. Our detailed understanding of the specific VAT/Employment Tax issues that local authorities face means that we are well placed to provide advice of the highest quality. Our consultants have a broad range of experience gained from time with HM Revenue & Customs (formerly HM Customs & Excise), Big 4 accounting firms and Local Authorities.

Secure Technology Solutions

Secure Technology Solutions Ltd is a leading value added distributor of software and turnkey security solutions for corporate and government markets. Secure Technology Solutions Ltd focuses on providing security products that enable organisations to effectively protect and manage their people, property and assets by maximising IT and infrastructure investments.

The Creations Lab

The Creation Lab is an innovative award-winning digital creative agency. We work with companies all across the UK and our clients include Global Radio, Bluewater & The NHS. We are a friendly, passionate creative team and everything we produce is created in-house; No job is too big or small for us here at The Creation Lab and we can put together a bespoke package to suit any requirements.

An invite to innovate

Recommend our office space and virtual services 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 officespace , you’ll get £200 worth.  Please see full terms and conditions.


Case studies

Customer Stories: 5 Environmental Ltd

5 Environmental Ltd specialises in offering core services, such as commercial drainage, pump services, gas, and plumbing, to clients in the commercial sector […]

Customer Stories: APEX Education Training Ltd

APEX Education Training Ltd specialises in education recruitment and HR; helping schools solve challenges relating to strategy, decision making and staffing […]


Olatunde Adedoyin, Managing Director of PhaseStream, set up his software development business at the Nucleus in 2012 and it has gone from strength to strength. […]