History

Polar OLED is a spin out company from the University of Hull.

The company was founded in November 2008 by Professors Steve Kelly and Mary O’Neill. Together with the University of Hull, Steve and Mary are working alongside IP Group plc to develop and commercialise their patented materials and processes.

IP Group plc have sector-leading expertise in the commercialisation of cutting edge technologies developed at research intensive institutions. In 2014 the company moved into the National Printable Electronics Centre in Sedgfield after raising TSB Grant funding.