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Tech City at the Europas: The A-list

London punched above its weight in the 2013 shortlist at the Europas, Europe’s most prestigious tech startup awards. To celebrate, we’ve curated a list of all the startups from London that made the shortlist this year. We’ll be in Berlin this week covering the awards, cheering for the best of London’s startup talent. 

Don’t forget you can find essential information on all the companies below in our Tech City News Directory. Find them in the Story Context bar to the right, or simply enter their name into the search bar at the top of our website.

Check in with us again later in the week for further coverage from the Europas.

Lightweight startup

Snap Fashion
Teddle

Middleweight startup

Gosquared
Pusher
Swiftkey
TransferWise
Love Home Swap
Duedil

Heavyweight startup

Hailo
Mind Candy
House Trip
Wonga

Culture

Housebites
Lyst

Transport

Masabi
Love Home Swap
Shutl

Education startup

Memrise

Gaming/Social Gaming Startup

MakieLab
Playmob
Plumbee

Entertainment/Audio/Video

Car Throttle
Wirewax

Social/Mobile/Apps

Conversocial
Swiftkey
Zeebox

Business/Recruitment/Enterprise

Conversocial
Duedil
Nutmeg

Advertising/Marketing Tech

Adzuna
Buyapower
Conversocial
PeerIndex
Zoopla
Teleportd

Recruitment/Jobs

Adzuna
BraveNewTalent
Concept Cupboard
Intern Avenue
MBA&Co
The Needle Online
WYGU

Product

Chirp.io
Mendeley
Shutl

European Startup Accelerator/Incubator

Seedcamp
Tech Hub
Springboard
Wayra

VC of the Year

DJF Esprit
DN Capital
Atomico
Balderton Capital
Passion Capital

UK Startup

Blippar
Busuu
GoCardless
Lyst
MarketInvoice
Masabi
Nuji
Shutl
Skimlinks
Zoopla

Service provider to startups

2Pears
33 Seconds
Taylor Wessing
Tech Hub

Startup Advisor/Mentor of the Year

Maximilian Niederhofer
Nic Brisbourne
Philipp Moehring
Sitar Teli
Stefan Glaenzer

Startup Founder/Cofounders

Hailo – Caspar Woolley, Terry Runham, Russell Hall, Jay Bregman, Gary Jackson & Ron Zeghibe
Huddle – Andy McLoughlin & Alastair Mitchell
Mendeley – Jan Reichelt, Paul Foeckler & Victor Henning
Mind Candy – Michael Acton Smith
Poikos – Eleanor Watson
Songkick – Ian Hogarth, Michelle You & Pete Smith
Transferwise – Taavet Hinrikus & Kristo Kaarmann
Wonga – Errol Damelin & Jonty Hurwitz
Zoopla – Alex Chesterman and Simon Kain

Did we miss anything? Get in touch and let us know.

Check back later this week to find out which London startups made the grade, Auf wierdersehen!


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