Scottish Health Innovations Ltd

SHIL & NHS Innovation in Scotland

Do you have an idea for a new improved medical product or would you just like to find out more about what SHIL do?  Click on the links below to find out more and get some inspiration…


Innovation Fund for NHS adoption

This fund is managed by SHIL to support NHS adoption of developments originating within the NHS in Scotland.



    SHIL Commercial Development Manager

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    SHIL would like to welcome Albert Nicholl to our team as our new Commercial Development Manager. 
    Albert is an experienced business and sales development specialist with over 20 years in the areas of business development, sales marketing management and cross functional leadrership in biotech, pharmaceutical and medical device sectors in the UK, Europe and USA.
    Albert has an outstanding track record of improving sales and revenue while developing business from the outset and has previosuly worked in both the SME sector and for large multi-nationals such as Stryker and Orthofix. 

    Welcome to Our New Chairman

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    SHIL would like to welcome Graham Watson our new Chairman. 


    Graham Watson LLB CA FRSA is the founder of Positive Leadership Limited, a strategic leadership consulting firm. He is a member of Court and chair of the Court finance committee of Heriot-Watt University, a member of Council of the Law Society of Scotland and a non-executive director of North Lanarkshire Leisure Limited, where he is also chair of the audit committee. He was formerly a partner in Deloitte, based in the UK and USA. His background includes many years of board level corporate advisory experience in a variety of industry sectors where he has helped business leaders, entrepreneurs and investors maximise the value of their businesses in over 100 transactions with a combined value of over £2bn.


    Graham succeeds Heleen Kist, we would like to thank Heleen for her leadership over the last 3 and a half years. 

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