Future Fifty Presents

A powerful network of the UK’s fastest growing, late stage tech companies.


adzuna.com
@adzuna
Data, Analytics & Cybersecurity
Adzuna is a search engine for job ads that lists every job, everywhere. Their mission is to be the best place to start looking for a job. They provide smarter search options and powerful data about the job market, giving you the information you need to take control of your career.

algomi.com
@Algomi_Ltd
FinTech
Algomi creates the network that enables all market participants to securely and intelligently harness data to make valuable financial trading connections. Algomi’s revolutionary technology empowers fixed income professionals to fulfill their precise needs, for both sides of the market.


azimo.com
@Azimo
FinTech

Launched in 2012, Azimo is the better way to transfer money around the world, touching millions of people’s lives. Fast, simple and safe, Azimo has the largest digital network in the world, enabling customers to send money to over 190 countries from any internet-connected device.

The Future Fifty alumni list reads like a Who’s Who of tech trailblazers and features some of the most pioneering, innovative and disruptive players in the industry – and this year we’re thrilled to join their ranks. Here’s to the future of FinTech with Azimo!

Michael Kent
Founder & CEO


blis.com
@BlisGlobal
Data, Analytics & Cybersecurity
Blis is a pioneer in advanced location data technology. Using our unique, proprietary technology, we utilise the most accurate location data and rich contextualised consumer behavioural insights to build the most relevant audiences for advertisers.

We relish the opportunity to engage with 49 other growing digital businesses, build relationships among peers, receive the unparalleled support from tech innovators. This is a privilege we hugely appreciate thanks to Tech City UK.

Greg Isbister
Founder & CEO

bloomandwild.com
@BloomandWild
eCommerce & Marketplace
Bloom & Wild exists to make sending and receiving flowers the joy that it should be, every time. We do this by creating the best possible buying and receiving experience for flower gifts. Flowers should be as easy to send as a text message, and as easy to receive as a letter.

We are honoured to join the ranks of the UK’s most pioneering businesses as we grow our brand in the UK and expand abroad in 2017. It’s our privilege to learn from some of the most successful and innovative companies and experts in the UK tech sector as we work to become Europe’s most loved flower brand.

‎Aron Gelbard
Co-Founder & CEO


Brandwatch.com
@Brandwatch
Data, Analytics & Cybersecurity
Brandwatch is the world’s leading social intelligence company. They build intelligent software solutions that meet the needs of forward-thinking social businesses. Over 1,200 brands and agencies, including Unilever, Whirlpool, use their products to fuel smarter decision making.

buddi.com
@buddi_gps
HealthTech & Biology
Buddi is today an integrated products and services company, with established location and monitoring offerings in the Safety and Health and Security markets. They incorporate world-leading technology which are light and comfortable in use.

busuu.com
@busuu
HealthTech & Biology
busuu is the world’s largest social network for language learning, providing courses in 12 different languages on web and mobile to more than 60 million learners worldwide. busuu courses have been carefully crafted by their team of in-house educational experts who optimise the way languages are taught.

carwow.co.uk
@carwowuk
eCommerce & Marketplace
Carwow is the most convenient, stress free, way to find and buy a new car, at a price you can be confident in. In just a few clicks, carwow brings you the best prices from some of the country’s top dealers, there’s no hassle and no need to haggle.

We are delighted to join the Future Fifty programme alongside so many outstanding businesses. It’s a great opportunity to share learnings with other companies who are solving key consumers problems in their respective sectors, as well as learning from the Future Fifty alumni companies.

James Hind
CEO


clearscore.com
@ClearScore
FinTech
ClearScore disrupted the world of personal finance by being the 1st company to provide Brits with free access to their credit score. In just 18 months, the ClearScore community had grown to more than 3.5m customers, making us the UK’s #1 provider and one of the fastest growing FinTech businesses in Europe.

We’re delighted to join the Future Fifty programme and follow in the footsteps of so many companies that we admire. To be recognised as one of the UK’s leading tech companies is something we’re very proud of, and we look forward to making the most of the opportunities.

‎Justin Basini
Co-Founder & CEO

condecosoftware.com
@CondecoSoftware
Enterprise Software & Cloud Computing
Condeco pioneer workspace management technology for the world’s most competitive organisations. Our connected solutions include integrated meeting room booking, desk booking and workspace utilization technologies.

We applied to the prestigious Future Fifty program in order to fuel our global growth across North America, Europe and APAC. We are very excited to be named as one of the Britain’s most exciting and innovative digital technology businesses.

Paul Statham
Group CEO & Founder


crowdcube.com
@Crowdcube
FinTech
Crowdcube is a leading investment crowdfunding platform where you can handpick the businesses you want to back and invest anytime, anywhere. Crowdcube are backed by Balderton Capital, Numis and draperesprit.

deliveroo.com
@Deliveroo
eCommmerce & Marketplace
Deliveroo launched in 2013 in London to provide the ultimate food delivery experience. It is an end-to-end food delivery service that brings high-quality local restaurant food to homes and offices through a proprietary technology and logistics platform.

ebury.com
@EburyUKSector
FinTech

Ebury supports its customers’ international growth by providing expertise and financial solutions through innovative technology and connectivity. We offer international payments in over 130 currencies, advanced currency risk management, business lending, treasury management and bespoke solutions.

Joining the Future Fifty Programme is a great opportunity for us at Ebury to access the expertise within government as well as other Future Fifty companies. We see this as a network that could help us grow rapidly and better serve our clients.

‎Salvador Garcia
Co-CEO & Co-Founder



eposnow.com
@EposNow
Hardware & Devices
Epos Now is an award-winning point-of-sale software and hardware provider. We equip SMEs with the tools they need to secure profitability against corporate competition in a difficult economic climate. The EPOS system is scalable, and versatile serving businesses of all sizes.

The future fifty is more than an award, it is a community of the 50 most exciting fast growth UK tech companies. Becoming member unlocks the resources we need to grow even faster!

Jacyn Heavens
CEO & Co-Founder


fairsail.com
@fairsail
SAAS
Fairsail is an end-to-end global cloud HR and people system for mid-size multinationals that want to automate the employment journey, increase workforce visibility and deliver great workforce experiences. Fairsail is also the fastest growing tech scale-up in the UK.
For Fairsail to be listed in the Future Fifty programme is a huge accolade. We are very excited to be ranked amongst such an influential group of companies as it gives us a huge opportunity to learn from other businesses, identify future areas for investment and remain at the very heart of the UK scale-up scene.
Adam Hale
CEO


festicket.com
@Festicket
eCommerce & Marketplace
Festicket lets you book your entire music festival experience in one place. Festicket is also the biggest platform of curated festival content in the world, providing everything from lineup information, trailers and aftermovies, to recommendations, FAQs and interviews with the hottest artists around.

Not only it will it put Festicket on the map as a top UK tech company, but it will also help us connect and learn from other founders going through the same journey of fast growth. Most of our model companies are Future Fifty alumni, so we are very honoured to join the programme.

‎Zack Sabban
CEO & Co-Founder


fundapps.co
@FundApps
FinTech
FundApps provides cloud-based regulatory compliance monitoring SaaS to financial institutions including asset managers, hedge funds and investment banks. Their service incorporates an advanced rule engine backed by an expert content team consisting of industry veterans who ensure that their service mirrors the current regulation in 86 jurisdictions worldwide.

gocardless.com
@GoCardless
FinTech
GoCardless is the easy way to collect Direct Debit. Already serving more than 20000 businesses, perfect for recurring billing and B2B invoicing. Since GoCardless was set up in 2011, they have been focussed on simplifying Direct Debit and opening up access to companies who could never previously use it.

gousto.co.uk
@goustocooking
eCommerce & Marketplace
Gousto is disrupting the grocery sector and traditional meal-times across the UK, with its innovative recipe box delivery service. Providing customers with all they need to cook delicious meals, including fresh pre-measured ingredients, easy-to-follow instructions and expert tips.

Technology helps us truly understand our customers and evolve our business to offer a service which meets their every need. We’re absolutely delighted to have been identified as one of the fastest-growing and disruptive technology companies and joining the Future Fifty – something we’re very passionate and proud of.

‎‎Timo Boldt
CEO & Founder


interact-intranet.com
@intranetexperts
SAAS
Interact is a global enterprise software company that serves intranet software to over one million users across more than 750 organizations. We specialize in solving internal communication and collaboration challenges by combining our sophisticated intranet software with outstanding professional services.

Interact is delighted to be recognised as a Future Fifty company. It’s amazing to be acknowledged alongside other incredible UK tech organisations, and we’re really excited to see what the next 12 months bring as we continue our global growth.

Nigel Danson
CEO & Founder


iwoca.com
@iwoca
FinTech

iwoca offers flexible credit to small businesses across Europe, allowing them to take advantage of opportunities previously only available to their larger peers. From placing larger stock orders to bridging cashflow gaps, finance helps power our customer’s growth. Since 2012 launch, they have grown into one of Europe’s leading Fintech lenders.

justgiving.com
@JustGiving
FinTech
JustGiving is the Number 1 platform for online giving in the world. Their mission is to ensure no great cause goes unfunded. They are enormously proud to have helped people in 164 countries raised over $4.2 billion for good causes since founded in 2001. Just Giving is a tech-for-good company.

kano.me
@teamkano
EdTech
Kano is a computer anyone can make™. Our mission is to give young people – and the young at heart – a simple, fun way to make and play with technology, and take control of the world around them.

We began with a box, a book, and some bits, after a challenge from a little cousin to build a new kind of computer. Joining the Future Fifty four years later, among such brilliant company, is a great honour, and we hope to bring a multidisciplinary and inventive spirit to the group.

Alex Klein
Co-Founder & CEO


lovecrafts.com
@LoveCraftsCom
eCommerce & Marketplace
LoveCrafts build digital communities for crafters: online homes where makers can be inspired to start their next project, buy all the supplies they require with just a click, master any new techniques they might need to learn and share their progress and finished masterpiece with a global likeminded community.

We are delighted to have made it into the prestigious Future Fifty, alongside such inspiring alumni and peers. We’re proud of the diverse team we’ve built from our London head office, and that we have proved British technology businesses can have global success in new sectors, including crafts.

Cherry Freeman
Founder


lostmy.name
@LostMyName
eCommerce & Marketplace
Dragons, unicorns, rabbits in top hats… there used to be loads of magic in the world. Lostmy.name are on a mission to bring it back. By combining the power of amazing stories, with the possibilities of technology, to create magical, personalized experiences for kids. As missions go, it’s rather splendid.

lmax.com
@LMAX
FinTech
Recognised as one of the UK’s fastest growing technology firms, LMAX Exchange is the leading MTF (Multilateral Trading Facility) for FX trading. First to introduce exchange style trading for spot FX, LMAX Exchange is driving change in the industry. Offering electronic FX trading to financial institutions and corporates, LMAX Exchange has clients in over 100 countries and operates a global FX exchange infrastructure with matching engines in London, New York and Tokyo.
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onfido.com
@Onfido.com
FinTech
Onfido delivers next-generation background checks, helping businesses across the world verify anyone, anywhere. Powered by machine-learning technology, Onfido is the solution of choice for businesses seeking to verify identities and carry out adverse history searches at scale.

We’re excited to be joining the Future Fifty to represent and help accelerate the growth of innovative businesses in the area. Being a part of the Future Fifty is invaluable not only in terms of business opportunities, but also the chance to learn from such an inspirational network.

‎Husayn Kassai
CEO & Co-Founder


roli.com
@WeAreROLI
Hardware & Devices
ROLI’s revolutionary music-making devices are the future of music creation. Professionals and people who have never played an instrument are touching sound in new ways through ROLI’s ecosystem of Connected Music products.

ROLI has thrived in the UK from its earliest days, when I invented the Seaboard while studying at the Royal College of Art. We’re very proud to belong to Future Fifty, a group that will strengthen our connections with a wonderfully dynamic community of fellow tech pioneers.

Roland Lamb
Founder & CEO


receipt-bank.com
@ReceiptBank
FinTech
Receipt Bank has grown rapidly and consistently to become an early leader but there is a long, long way to go and much still to do. We look forward to sharing best practice, networks and experiences with our peers to maximise the impact we can have on our clients.

Receipt Bank has grown rapidly and consistently to become an early leader but there is a long, long way to go and much still to do. We look forward to sharing best practice, networks and experiences with our peers to maximise the impact we can have on our clients

Michael Wood
Co-Founder & Director


mwrinfosecurity.com
@mwrinfosecurity
Data, Analytics & Cybersecurity
MWR is an independent cyber security consultancy with research at the heart of what they do. They provide specialist advice and solutions in all areas of security, from professional and managed services, through to developing commercial and open source security tools.

newvoicemedia.com
@NewVoiceMedia
Enterprise Software & Cloud Computing
NewVoiceMedia powers customer connections that transform businesses globally. As a digital disruptor, their cloud customer contact platform revolutionises the way organisations connect with their customers worldwide, enabling them to deliver a personalised CSX and drive stronger sales teams.

performancehorizon.com
@tweetPHG
Digital Advertising & Marketing
Leading provider of SaaS solutions for digital partner marketing, enables brands to directly connect with their partners to dramatically increase customer acquisition and drive high margin revenues from online channels. Performance Horizon’s platform drives $3B+ in advertiser top line revenues across 170 countries.

qubit.com
@qubit
Data, Analytics & Cybersecurity
Qubit empowers businesses to customise and optimise websites in real-time using qualitative and quantitative visitor data to deliver the right content to the right users at the right time. Qubit’s reach spreads beyond web personalization into the broader world of Digital Experience Management (DXM).

ratesetter.com
@RateSetter
FinTech
RateSetter is the one of the largest P2P lending platforms in the UK, offering a ground-breaking proposition that cuts out the middle man and shares the savings with everyday borrowers and lenders desperate for a better deal. RateSetter exists to make money work for you. It’s as simple as that.

scoota.com
@Scoota_Group
Digital Advertising & Marketing
Scoota is an online advertising technology company that enables advertisers to create, activate, measure and optimise brilliant brand campaigns at scale. They offer a single programmatic platform for the creation and delivery of rich, high-impact formats via open real-time bidding and private marketplaces, without compromising creative execution or brand safety.
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spaceapegames.com
@SpaceApeGames
Digital Entertainment
Space Ape Games is an Award Winning mobile gaming company focused on mid-core games. They are a high performing team who aspire to make the highest quality and most successful games for your smartphone and tablet. Space Ape Games’ mission is to make the highest quality and most successful mobile games in the world.
spitfireaudio.com
@SpitfireAudioSector
Digital Entertainment
Growing from providing a bespoke product to A list Hollywood film composers, credited on Avatar, to the pre-eminent supplier of Virtual Instruments to composers and producers worldwide, Spitfire has been recognised as the market leader in quality. Spitfire a trailblazing organisation at the centre of the global music industry.

We join a community of companies who are all at a similar stage, where we can share the challenges and opportunities that we are all facing. We look forward to learning new skills and accelerating our growth, contributing to the digital economy of the UK, and becoming the best company we can possibly be.

Paul Thomson
Co-Founder

superawesome.tv
@GoSuperAwesome
Digital Advertising & Marketing
Designed specifically for kids’ data privacy requirements, SuperAwesome’s technology powers the kids digital media ecosystem. Used by hundreds of kids brands and content owners (including Hasbro, Cartoon Network and LEGO) SuperAwesome allows safe engagement with the global u13 audience.

As the fastest growing kidtech company in the market, we’re incredibly excited to join the Future Fifty program and tap into the collective wisdom and network of the advisors, alumni and partners to help bring us to the next level.

Dylan Collins
CEO & Co-Founder

swooneditions.com
@swooneditions
eCommerce & Marketplace
Swoon Editions’ mission is to be the first global online furniture brand; making homes remarkable through distinctive design, beautiful craft and fair prices. The company is disrupting an industry where there has been little innovation through a fast launch cycle, a zero stock model, direct sourcing and overhead efficiency.

Swoon Editions is at a pivotal moment in its journey and I’m excited about what the future holds. The profile and network associated with the Future Fifty will be a significant boost as we continue to focus on scaling the business.

Debbie Williamson
Co-Founder & Chief Commercial Officer


tails.com
@tailsdogfood
eCommerce & Marketplace
At tails.com, they tailor-make food for each individual dog’s unique nutritional and dietary needs, then deliver it direct to our customers’ door each month at surprisingly affordable prices. They use technology to manage the complexity of of custom delivery, by providing a product that customers love and advocate with an NPS of 76.

The opportunity to connect with fellow visionary businesses and the entrepreneurs behind them will be invaluable to tails.com, and the support we’ll receive will undoubtedly help us as we continue to grow and shape our business.

James Davidson
CEO


thefloow.com
@thefloowltd
App & Software Development
The Floow designs the world’s most insightful, feature-rich and cost-effective telematic system to make vehicles safer and cheaper for all. The Floow provides motor insurers, car makers and fleet operators with actionable insights to increase customer loyalty and ROI.
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thread.com
@thread
eCommerce & Marketplace
Thread helps men to dress well without having to go shopping by recommending them the perfect things just for them. We do this using a combination of human stylists and machine learning algorithms. Our mission is to help hundreds of millions of people to feel happier and more self-confident.

We’re excited to be part of Future Fifty to connect with other startups facing similar scaling challenges. The quality of mentors and events looks excellent. We can’t wait to get started.

Kieran O’Neill
CEO & Co-Founder


threadsstyling.com
@ThreadsStyling
eCommerce & Marketplace
Threads is pioneering The Ultimate 21st Century Luxury Shopping Experience – a scalable, yet bespoke, luxury goods service leveraging technology and social media. Inspiring a highly engaged, active social media community through beautiful editorial, Instagram, WeChat and real-time Snapchat content before talking to our loyal clients directly via chat-based media. Customers execute the purchases over social platforms.

Threads are excited to be included with so many other visionary companies. We are looking forward to working with Future Fifty alumni and their wider network to push for our continuous international expansion.

Sophie Hill
CEO & Founder


trakglobal.co.uk
@TrakGlobal
Data, Analytics & Cybersecurity
Trak Global Group is the world’s 7th largest telematics solutions provider, and is ranked 49th in the Sunday Times’ Tech Track 100. The company develops hardware & app-based telemetry platforms that are used widely by blue-chip clients in the high-growth Usage-Based Insurance and fleet management markets.
The present members and alumni are some of the UK’s most admired disruptors and game changers, so to be recognised amongst them is a real accolade. The work we’re doing using connected technologies and big data to make roads safer will doubtless intersect with some of our Future Fifty peers.Nick Corrie
Group CEO & Founder


transferwise.com
@TransferWise
FinTech
TransferWise is an international money transfer platform – it makes it up to 10 times cheaper to send money abroad compared to using a bank. TransferWise is a peer-to-peer money transfer service launched in January 2011 by Kristo Käärmann and Taavet Hinrikus. TransferWise has over 1 million monthly active customers.

myunidays.com
@MyUNiDAYS
Digital Advertising & Marketing
UNiDAYS is the world’s leading Student Affinity Network that connects a verified student audience with relevant brands and services, through every customer touchpoint. UNiDAYS can verify 70% (142m) of the world’s student population across 32 regions, to power programs that generate billions in revenue and connects brands with millions of new customers.

Sharing knowledge and promoting learning is at the centre of our values. We operate a fast moving global organisation and are keen to share our experiences and learn from others who have been in our position.

Josh Rathour
CEO & Founder


veinteractive.com
@VeInteractive
Data, Analytics & Cybersecurity
Ve Interactive is a leading technology company with data at its core. Every day, its vast systems collect billions of online audience data points in real-time and blend them with third-party data.

We’re now at a crucial stage in our growth, whereby direct support from the Government, community partners and Britain’s other pioneering tech companies could contribute significantly in helping us to invest in our technology, create more jobs and, ultimately, bring further economic growth to the UK. This is what the Future Fifty means to Ve.

David J. Brown
CEO & Co-Founder


worldremit.com
@WorldRemit
FinTech
WorldRemit is an online service that lets people send money to friends and family living abroad, using a computer, smartphone or tablet. It is a convenient, low-cost alternative to traditional money transfer companies that use high street agents and charge high fees. WorldRemit’s service is available to senders in 50 countries.

yieldify.com
@Yieldify
Digital Advertising & Marketing
Yieldify was founded in 2013 by brothers Jay and Meelan Radia with one simple idea: help websites make every interaction count. Yieldify helps marketers convert visitors, easily. Experts in personalization, Yieldify provides a full-service solution that lifts revenue for over 1,000 global brands globally.