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Innovation ecosystems for the business of science

Following the acquisition of BioCity Group by Harrison Street Real Estate Capital and Trinity Investment Management, We are Pioneer Group was founded in April 2021.

The landmark deal saw BioCity Group merge with Trinity IM’s science real estate arm, Knowledge Factory, creating the UK’s largest network of science and tech-focused businesses.

Est. April 2021

We are Pioneer Group is a platform provider which creates innovation ecosystems at science and technology properties. Providing the environments in which businesses are more likely to succeed.

We are Pioneer Group is the largest innovation ecosystem for the science and technology industries.

With 600 companies across our portfolio, we make up 7.5% of the UK innovation ecosystem.


BioCity Glasgow

BioCity Nottingham

Cardiff Edge

Colworth Science Park

Edinburgh Technopole

Hexagon Tower

Kent Science Park

MediCity Nottingham

Wilton Centre

Press releases

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Harrison Street & Trinity IM acquire BioCity Group
WAPG launches to scale Britain’s science ecosystem

No one said it was going to be easy

We are Pioneer Group stacks the odds in your favour, providing you with the introductions, resources and specialist expertise to help your business to launch, scale and succeed.

VC Fund

Active V.C. fund specialising in high-growth potential science and technology ventures with continued expert support.


The largest community of scientists, technologists and entrepreneurs connecting, collaborating and supporting collective growth.


National accelerator, start-up and scale-up programmes, early-stage investment and specialist from industry-based expert support.


Lab, manufacturing, R&D and office spaces, PAYG services and shared amenities within secure, managed science parks.
Our mission

“We’re here to help science businesses grow. Connecting founders, leaders, mentors and investors – together, We are Pioneer Group.”

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