AIM Big: Achieving a successful IPO in London
London Stock Exchange Podcast – Episode 4

Host: Stephen Kelly, Chairman, Tech Nation


Guest: Sara Murray OBE, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Big Technologies PLC

@saramurrayobe, @wearebuddi

Sara Murray OBE has scaled and successfully exited multiple businesses in her career to date. In this episode, we sit down with Sara to discuss her 2021 IPO of Big Technologies PLC (also known as Buddi). Founded in 2005, Buddi is an innovative, high-growth, British technology company. We learn about Sara’s previous ventures, empowering females in the tech space, and Big Technologies PLC’s journey from concept through to IPO.



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Episode 01

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Episode 02

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Episode 03

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Episode 05

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