Since it's inception in 2002 CyberColloids has developed into an internationally recognised centre of excellence in biopolymer/polysaccharide chemistry servicing the manufacturer and user alike with a growing number of long term clients. The people, who make up the polysaccharide science and technology team at CyberColloids, are world-class. They have developed accepted models for the solution and gel properties of most of the industrial hydrocolloids approved for food use as well as breakthroughs in galactomannan structure function understanding and development. CyberColloids cooperates and shares resources where possible, and builds networks of experts and Centres of Excellence to create value and innovate cost effectively.