The Future
of Innovation 

Fuelling innovation across Liverpool City Region

We’ve launched!

LYVA Labs is driving growth and innovation across Liverpool City Region. We are looking to work with the people who are challenging the way we do things today and to invest in the projects and technologies that will push the boundaries of tomorrow.

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We believe innovation will drive growth and create jobs in our region – if we create the right environment to unlock it.

LYVA Labs was created to provide innovation investment and support for ideas, people and projects that are transforming the region and taking us to a new tomorrow.

With the help of commercial and sector-focussed experts, we have created a streamlined process for early stage investment.

We will work with stakeholders across the Liverpool City Region to create an ecosystem of high growth companies and innovation.

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What we do

LYVA Labs provides innovation investment and support for ideas and technologies being developed here in the Liverpool City Region.

We aim to provide entrepreneurs and innovators with a route to early-stage investment and a platform on which their ideas can be developed.

We were created to support health and life science innovation, but our ambition goes beyond that. Our goal is to support the wider innovation community, to find solutions to global problems, and to improve the lives of those who live and work in the region.

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Who we work with

We are looking to engage clinicians, academics and entrepreneurs in the health and life sciences sectors, so they can develop their ideas and improve the region’s health outcomes.

Our future focus will include bespoke consultancy, support, collaboration and investment opportunities for the wider innovation community in the region. 

Our partners

“By investing now to establish ourselves as a hotbed of innovation and new technology, we’ll be able to attract many more high-skilled, well-paid jobs and attract many, many more jobs, businesses and opportunities from around the world.”

Steve Rotheram,
Metro Mayor

Latest News

£7.5m secured for health and life science innovators

LCR Ventures will launch LYVA Labs in the spring of 2022 to help early stage innovators turn their ideas into reality and create 100 jobs in Liverpool City Region.

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Meet the team

The LYVA Labs team brings a wealth of experience from some of the world’s most well-respected names in the health and life sciences sector, across both public and private sectors. 




innovation pipeline manager


Business office manager




Innovation Director

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Get in touch

If you have an innovative idea or project and you'd like to get in touch, fill in the form below and we'll get back to you.

The Spine, Smithdown Ln, Liverpool L7 3FA

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