Fast-track to growth
Leaders of the Future Fifty companies, with Joanna Shields, CEO of Tech City UK and Ambassador for Digital Industries, and Xavier Rolet, Chief Executive of the London Stock Exchange, open trading on the London Stock Exchange.
This celebrates a major milestone for the programme, as Tech City UK reveals the remaining 25 companies to complete the first cohort of 50 exciting, high potential growth businesses selected for Future Fifty – a fast-track programme of public and private sector support to catalyse growth, create jobs and deliver significant economic impact to the UK.
The Future Fifty consists of innovative technology businesses transforming sectors ranging from ecommerce to medicine, fashion to leisure, consumer goods to property, media and financial services. The programme connects the companies with expertise and tailored support to enable them to scale rapidly and lay the foundations for major liquidity events, including the potential of a listing.
Joanna Shields, CEO of Tech City UK and Ambassador for Digital Industries said: “The companies on the Future Fifty programme prove that the UK is nurturing world-class high growth businesses across many sectors – all of which have one thing in common: they are digital at their core and they are powering ahead to generate long term sustainable growth and jobs in the UK.”