The UK has an abundance of everything necessary for high tech industry, except cash. It is like running a car without fuel.
We are awash with advice, so no more please. Just concentrate on the cash issue.
Bridging the valley of death
Bridging the “valley of death”: improving the commercialisation of research was the subject of a recent consultation by the House of Commons Science & Technology Select Committee. SMEIA responded on 8 Feb 2012 (not available to you because of restrictive Government terms) However, it refers to an earlier report members produced The Economic Failure of the Patent System which is already public.