REYKJAVIK, Iceland–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Icelandic Development Consortium at this time named Kerecis the nation’s quickest rising firm. For the previous 4 years Kerecis has both been the quickest or the second-fastest-growing firm in Iceland. Kerecis is pioneering using fish pores and skin and fatty acids for tissue safety and regeneration.
The award acknowledges that Kerecis confirmed the quickest income progress year-to-year in comparison with the opposite nominated firms. It confirms that Kerecis spends greater than 10 % of its income on analysis and growth, and that its founders nonetheless retain a big stake within the firm.
“The primary motive that we had been as soon as once more named Iceland’s quickest rising firm is the speedy adoption of our medical fish pores and skin within the U.S. market. We’re excited that our merchandise are stopping amputations and lowering human struggling,” mentioned G. Fertram Sigurjonsson, founder and CEO of Kerecis.
“Kerecis is the one firm that has made it to the highest of this listing 4 instances,” mentioned Sigurdur Hannesson, Director Basic of the Federation of Icelandic Industries. “The Icelandic Development Consortium Award is necessary as a result of it acknowledges innovation, which is vital to driving the longer term progress of the Icelandic financial system. Kerecis’ continued success is a testomony to its modern merchandise in addition to to an ambitions gross sales and advertising technique. Different firms can study from its journey.” Kerecis was named Iceland’s quickest rising firm in 2017, and second-fastest in 2018 and 2019.
Kerecis develops merchandise from fish pores and skin and fatty acids that shield and regenerate human wounds and heal broken tissue. As a result of there isn’t a threat of a viral-disease switch from Atlantic cod to people, the fish pores and skin wants solely delicate processing for medical use and maintains its pure construction and components, together with Omega3 fatty acids. The Kerecis fatty-acid-based merchandise shield the physique in opposition to bacterial and viral infections.
The fish pores and skin utilized in Kerecis’ merchandise derives from wild and sustainable fish inventory caught in pristine Icelandic waters and processed with 100 % renewable power within the city of Isafjordur, near the Arctic Circle.
Concerning the Icelandic Development Consortium
The Icelandic Development Consortium consists of the Federation of Icelandic Industries, Iceland Startups, College of Reykjavik and the Icelandic Analysis Institute.
Kerecis is pioneering using fish pores and skin and fatty acids within the globally increasing cellular-therapy and regenerative-medicine market. The Kerecis fatty-acid-rich fish pores and skin protects the physique’s tissues and permits it to regenerate tissues. The Kerecis sprayable topical and oral formulations shield the physique from bacterial and viral infections.
The Kerecis merchandise, that are primarily based on fish pores and skin and fatty acids, are presently getting used to guard and regenerate tissue in diabetic and trauma wounds, and for an infection management.
The corporate’s mission is to increase human life by supporting the physique’s capability to regenerate tissues. Its imaginative and prescient is to turn into the world chief in tissue safety and regeneration by sustainably harnessing nature’s personal treatments. For extra data, go to www.kerecis.com.