tenant profile: abacusbio ltd

We welcomed AbacusBio Ltd to our new office space at Roslin Innovation Centre soon after the building opened in August 2017.

AbacusBio are international leaders in the application of science and technology in primary food production, with strong lasting client relationships across the UK and Europe. 

The company recognises the regional opportunities to work closely with more clients to grow and capture value across the supply chain – from farm to plate.


"We're delighted to be attracting New Zealand company AbacusBio to Roslin Innovation Centre, which is a great fit for us with the company's interests and relationships in the agritech field."

John Mackenzie, CEO, Roslin Innovation Centre

AbacusBio are international leaders in the application of science and technology in agriculture, horticulture and aquaculture. The company combines science and business expertise to grow clients’ revenue and profit. 

AbacusBio consultants work globally on industry-leading initiatives across the primary food supply chain, with specific skillsets in biological and data science, production system economics, strategy and investment, and technology. Their global reach gives the company a technical and strategic view of a wide range of challenges facing primary food production.

AbacusBio provide independent services and products to industry organisations, businesses, and investment groups in the following areas:

  • Animal and plant breeding, genetics, and genomics.
  • Economic analysis of agriculture, aquaculture, and horticulture production systems.
  • Science and technology research, development and extension strategy development.
  • Cost benefit analysis, value proposition development, and investment prioritisation for science and technology in agriculture, aquaculture, and horticulture industries and businesses.
  • Independent feasibility and technical due diligence services for investment purposes, particularly in support of fund raising.
  • Business and investment planning for complex technology companies, across all business development stages.

For examples, please see AbacusBio projects and initiatives.

Tim Byrne, Consultant 
AbacusBio Ltd

Edinburgh Office:

Roslin Innovation Centre
University of Edinburgh
Easter Bush Campus
Midlothian, EH25 9RG

T: +44 (0)131 651 9671
M: +44 (0)772 989 4807
E: office@abacusbio.co.uk