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Mr Bob Wigley Joins the Board of Altitude Medical, Inc.

We are delighted to announce that Bob Wigley (www.bobwigley.co.uk) has joined the executive board of Altitude Medical. Bob is Chairman of Yell Group PLC, Expansys PLC, Stonehaven Search LLP investors and is a distinguished investor and entrepreneur. He was appointed as Ambassador for UK business by the Prime Minister in 2010. He is an investor in several technology, property, restaurant, medical equipment and band merchandise businesses and on the Advisory Board of the venture capital firm Bluegem LLP and is the European Financial Services 0perating partner of the venture capital firm Advent International. Bob has recently Chaired the Green Investment Bank Commission for George Osborne, Chancellor of the Exchequer. Welcome, Bob!

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Altitude Medical Win Idea Idol

Altitude Medical won first prize at the Saïd Business School’s Idea Idol Business Competition for their invention of TurnClean – a revolutionary door handle design which santizes your hands as you use it. At the same competition, we were also named the audience favourite. The panel of judges included Deborah Meaden of Dragon’s Den fame. We then went on to take second prize in the UK-wide UUNI business competition.

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