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About Us

About Us
Harnessing innovation for a better world

Ploughshare is your gateway to a portfolio of world-class technology solutions from Dstl. Our technology transfer expertise, experience and unrivalled connections, support exceptional commercial outcomes.

Ploughshare Innovations Ltd was incorporated in 2005 as a wholly owned subsidiary of Dstl, the MOD’s research and development division that employs many of the nation’s most talented and creative scientists.

Supporting innovation and business growth

Ploughshare’s work will have contributed a total of £223 million to export value by 2018, and generated over 500 jobs. Our 11 spin-out businesses have attracted £130 million of investment*.

Find out more about the wider benefits of Ploughshare’s work: read an independent report.

11 Spin-out companies
500 Jobs by 2018
£223 million export value by 2018
Attracted £130 million of investment

The success we support spans healthcare and other spheres, as well as defence.

*Source: SQW report, November 2014