The Future. In Colour.

The next generation of light emitting materials
and technologies for TV and displays.

Helio News

January 1st, 2020

In 2020, the rapid pace of TV panel innovation will drive extensive opportunities for light-emitting perovskite materials

Please read our New Year blog here

November 4, 2019

Simon Jones joins Helio Display Materials as CEO

As a key step in building the leadership team at Helio, the board has appointed Simon Jones as Chief Executive Officer. Simon has extensive executive experience in the displays and materials industries. Most recently he was Commercial Director at FlexEnable, and prior to that, Business and Innovation Development Director at Dow Corning.

“Helio Display Materials is superbly poised to create fantastic value, building on its world-class research pedigree and fundamental IP in perovskites. I'm delighted to be working with this highly skilled team to turn the promise into reality.”

Oxford city

Perovskite Pioneers

Professors Sir Richard Friend and Henry Snaith are the world’s leading pioneers in the development of display technologies built on the remarkable absorption and emission properties of perovskites. Together they created valuable IP through their work at Oxford and Cambridge universities. 

Licensed by Helio Display Materials, this fundamental IP secures us with a strong, scientific foundation, and a platform for rapid technological advancement.

Kings College Cambridge

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Our founders, Sir Richard Friend and Henry Snaith, continue to advise as board directors, ensuring that this IP-rich spin-out has a winning management team - both commercially and technologically.

"Working with highly experienced venture capitalists, who understand how to manage technology start-ups with significant potential, has enabled us to reach an advanced stage of research and development.

"To keep pace with our rapid progress, we are currently looking for additional funding, and welcome the opportunity to discuss our future with like-minded investors."

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We are also seeking exceptional scientists in our field who want to be part of our growing story. Find information on our careers page, or contact us for a chat.