Canadian AI Company Chooses Leeds
Canadian start-up company chooses Leeds for its new UK headquarters.
18:56 20 February 2019
Scaled Insights EMEA, a Canadian artificial intelligence (AI) specialist, has chosen Leeds for its new UK headquarters. The start-up company, which was incubated in Toronto by IMC Business Architecture, has previously collaborated with the University of Leeds to develop its technology.
Stuart Sherman, chief executive of IMC BA and founder of Scaled Insights, said: "I'm delighted to announce the formation of our UK company. It's been great to get to know Leeds and experience the warm Yorkshire welcome. It's clear that Leeds is enjoying significant growth, particularly in Fintech and Medtech, which is a testament to the city's ambitions.
"We looked at a number of locations across the UK and chose Leeds. We are excited about the digital, data and creative strengths of the Leeds City Region. Having collaborated extensively with several faculties and leading researchers at the University of Leeds, we are delighted to broaden our research and development activities in partnership with them and the Research and Innovation Centre at the Leeds Teaching Hospital Trust."