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About GlucoRx

GlucoRx, founded in 2011, is one of the UK’s leading suppliers committed to delivering high quality, affordable innovative medical products and platforms to improve the wellbeing of all people with diabetes. Keeping patients and clinicians at the centre of our ethos, we are dedicated to ensuring that everyone has access to the best integrated technology using intuitive platforms to deliver optimum care.

The company is committed to raising awareness of diabetes and helping improve patient lives with its Continuous Glucose Monitoring systems, multiparameter meters, insulin pen needles, (safety)lancets, diabetic foot foam creams, glucose gels and Complete Health Management Ecosystems.

GlucoRx BioXensor Patient Friendly Device

BioXensor is our NEW sustainable, inexpensive, patient-friendly, non-invasive continuous blood glucose monitor which will generate accurate, real-time glucose measurements every minute. Our BioXensor remote monitoring technology can detect patients who may need critical interaction by a family member via their Smartphone, with early alerts to prevent hypo-/hyper-glycaemic episodes), leading to better monitoring in a painless manner.

Our team

Proactively envisioned multimedia-based expertise and cross-media growth strategies.

Nilesh Nathwani


Nilesh Nathwani, qualified pharmacist 1986. Founder of GlucoRx and Nicocig (electronic cigarettes). Head of R&D team. Focuses on innovation and new technology to empower patients at home and clinicians with digital integration.

Parag Khiroya


Parag Khiroya qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Deloitte, then spent 12 years specialising in tax within the Oil and gas industry. He is a founder member of Nicocig cigarettes. CFO of GlucoRx.

Chris Chapman COO


Chris Chapman is currently Chief Operating Officer in charge of day to day running of the GlucoRx. His business interests lie in motivation, people management and creative problem solving.

Nasir Shiraz


Nasir Shiraz has a background working with highly regulated industries. He has experience in releasing multiple Medical Device projects, from design to commercial release following BS EN 62304 Medical Device Software standards.

Prof Adrian Porch


Received M.A. degree in physics and Ph.D. degree in low temperature physics from Cambridge University, U.K., in 1986 and 1990, respectively. He is currently a Professor with the School of Engineering, Cardiff University, Cardiff, U.K.

Dr. Heungjae Choi

(Professor Cardiff University)

PhD expertise is in high power RF circuits and systems design, specifically high efficiency linear power amplifier. During his postdoctoral researcher positions, he has developed multi-disciplinary research interests and portfolio of work linking RF engineering to physics.

Leanne Mcinstosh

(QA/RA director)

Leanne McIntosh is the QA/RA director for GlucoRx and leads the strategy for bringing new products to market to meet the ever changing UK/EU and worldwide regulatory environment and user needs.

Andrew Baker

(Principal Hardware Specialist)

Andrew qualified with an Electrical and Electronic Engineering degree, then joined STC Components Quartz Crystal Division with broad level of experience including RF.