Agxio is a data science and machine learning company that specialises in the biotech, life sciences and agricultural science industries. Founded in 2018 by a world-class team of award-winning technologists, scientists, entrepreneurs and practitioners, Agxio has developed a range of expert AI applications that deliver advanced, beyond-human-scale solutions to solve complex, real-world business problems. Since then, the company has expanded to incorporate a wide-ranging team of domain experts with specialist skills. With a research hub in Cambridge and a development centre in the Aberystwyth Innovation and Enterprise Centre, Agxio is backed by the Welsh Government and Development Bank of Wales and was recently named as a ‘Global 20 Company to Watch’ by Business Worldwide.
Please contact us for more information on our products, technology advances and also about collaboration opportunities.
Dr. Stephen Christie
CEO & Chief Scientist
Co-founder of Agxio with over 30 years of experience in building award winning global teams & successful exits. Technology CEO of the Year 2019 & 2020. Former Big 4 Managing Partner.
COO & Resilience
Co-founder of Agxio with over 30 years experience with global investment banks and financial institutions as COO, Change, Programme Delivery. Responsible for all operational and people matters.
CTO & CSO
Co-founder of Agxio with over 25 years experience of delivering technology solutions across multiple industries. Certified security specialist and lead on technology resource mgt and architecture.
Sales & Finance
Co-founder of agxio with over 25 years experience of building and managing commercial technology sales, finance and business development. Co-founded and exited dataquest in 2018.
Over 30 years experience working with early stage and growth businesses in bio-tech, agri-tech and med-tech industries. Business development & sales specialist with extensive network.
Bioscientist & Research
Product champion for Agxio's animal science and disease technologies. BSc (Hons) Veterinary Science & MSc Animal Science
Bioscientist & Regulation
Product champion for Agxio's environmental, sustainability, farming practices & IoT technologies. BSc (Hons) Countryside Management.
Programme Management & Consultant
Executive lead for research & specialist programmes across risk management, data science & regulation.
Consultant - Agriculture & CEA
Qualified in Agriculture from Sparsholt College. Operated in multiple roles across arable and mixed farming. Drone specialist. Construction and diversification for farms including CEA construction.
AI Developer & Data Scientist
Product champion for python technologies. Specialist in machine learning and image analytics. BSc(Hons) Computer Science. MSc Data Science.
AI Developer & Data Scientist
Full stack developer. Technical architect for biosequencies technologies. BSc(Hons) Computer Science & Artificial Intelligence. MSc Data Science.
Full Stack Developer & Visionary
Lead technical architect and developer for Agxio's command and control systems. Full stack including React, Python & Graph QL.
Full Stack Developer & Consultant
Technical architect, consultant and developer for Agxio's command and control systems. Full stack including React, Python & Graph QL.
Developer & Data Scientist
Product champion for Agxio's mobile architectures and drone analytics. BSc(Hons) Computer Science. MSc Data Science.
Machine Learning Developer
Product champion for Agxio's parasitology and image analytics technology. Python technologies and image data pre-processing techniques.
Executive support for leadership team including research, operations and business development support.
Communications & Research
Leads Agxio's communications, PR and research campaigns. Over 15 years experience working with advanced technology companies across agritech, medtech and fintech solutions.
Food Security & Countryside Scouting
Dot is responsible for ensuring the COO doesn't eat the farm produce, the CTO doesn't touch the servers, and the business looks to the future. She loves chasing pheasants and sitting in tractors.
Serial investor and entrepreneur. Daughter of a farmer, Fiona was a former Management Consultant with PwC, and Vice President with BT Global Services. Extensive IT and strategy board level experience.
Dr. Rhian Hayward MBE
CEO, Aberystwyth Innovation & Enterprise Centre. Food & Drink Wales Board Member. Advanced technology strategy and commercialisation in life sciences.
Quantitative Technologies & Strategy
Over 25 years’ experience in the Investment Banking sector having held several senior leadership roles. Former Partner, Management Consultant.
Professor Qiang Shen
Pro Vice-Chancellor, Aberystwyth Univ.
Qiang Shen is a professor, and Pro Vice-Chancellor: Faculty of Business and Physical Sciences at Aberystwyth University. He is a Fellow and Council member of the Learned Society of Wales
Dr Dominic Tantram
A Chartered Environmentalist and sustainability strategist with specialist skills in strategic review, action plan development and training.
Development Bank of Wales
Deputy Fund Manager with Development Bank of Wales. Over 20 years experience investing and supporting technology and strong IP businesses across multiple industry sectors.
Specialist in developing innovative sustainability approaches which grow impact and deliver value for them, society and the environment.