Leeds Startups List

Map of the local innovation industry.
Meet some of the best and newest startups based in Leeds.

Meet 60 entepreneurs, makers, and investors based in Leeds

ID 69256

Matt Bindoff

CTO and co-founder of @myactivbook. Technical Director of WUWI. Runs web development studio and works for brands VW, Lego, Mazda, Swiss Re.

ID 114496

Martyn Gould + 44 742 300 0002

CEO and Founder of @leesa-mobile. Previous COO of desi mobi. I get things done quickly. Ultra determined to change the UK Mobile market forever.

ID 295051

Vladyslava Podzigun

Tech for good enthusiast, passionate social lobbyist, advocate for socap market economy, fair tax, circular power and positive media. CEO @bookivi @tba-14

ID 196695

Rosie Manning

Interested to discuss creative opportunities

ID 174291

Patrick Molgaard

Founder @gleepost • Studied at @university-of-leeds

ID 153381

Joe Simons

Creative with a commercial outlook - form through function. Strong background in brand creation, user experience and digital design. Founder @jeanography • Worked at @the-vast-agency, @l-k-creative-lowd-klea

ID 174592

Jamie Anderson

Business dev - open to opportunities with great teams and great products

ID 535087

Matthew Screeton

Founder Robotiky • Worked at @national-physical-laboratory • Studied at @university-of-cambridge

ID 236097

Kyle Hudson

CEO of MatchboxHQ, Technical Lead of LaravelCloud. Worked at Nexmo, Microsoft.

ID 14124

Ed French


Engineer & MBA, 10 years as a VC with EV Group, now running Tangentix Ltd, a software company revolutionising game delivery

ID 86652

Paul Foley

Founder @versatile-security • Worked at @gemalto • Studied at @university-of-limerick

ID 167152

Doug Scott


Investor and Advisor Founder of many internet companies @potential.co.uk, carrentals.co.uk, discountvouchers.co.uk 20 angel investments in 24 months

ID 160911

Rob Haswell

CTO at HybridLogic. Distributed systems engineer, problem solver. Systems and web programmer, security officer. Previously programmer @Bronco.

ID 44806

Imran Ali

Founder @ensembli • Worked at @o-reilly-media, @orange • Studied at @leeds-metropolitan-university

ID 117431

Paul Mackenzie

31 year old designer, passionate about creating memorable experiences and beautiful interfaces.

ID 201798

Joe Mewis

CMO of @recensus. Previously worked at Blueberry Marketing, Accenture and as a freelance journalist. Four-time published author.

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Stas Adamovic

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Chathura J Bandara

Founder Wardrobe Media, CharityDEN • Worked at @global-market-insite-inc

ID 51899

Dan Sensecall

Co-owner & Designer at @tappcandy, a small agency focussed on brilliant mobile apps. Co-founder of @farmly & @fokus-1.

ID 425231

Thomas Wilkinson

33% Alan Sugar, 33% Don Draper, 33% Kanye West - 100% Wilko. Founder: Clouder Founded: Generation i, BeatzMag

ID 125883

Samuel Odekunle

Co-founder and Director of Operations at Steexhouse.

ID 453600

Alistair Lawson

Founder Smacking Fish Ltd • Worked at @tbwa • Studied at @university-of-huddersfield

ID 370402

Andrew Wray

Confident graduate, great web experience, constantly studying more and creating software for fun.

ID 120497

Mark Fidell

ID 237032

Thomas Sheppard

Founder @presence-orb • Worked at @microsoft

ID 98568

Simon Dempsey

Founder @likewhere-1, LikeWhere

ID 788286

Sam Tomlinson

Business postgraduate and physics graduate. Experience in consulting and financial services.

ID 159359

Charlotte Britton

MD Optimum Exposure, consultancy helping companies making the most of the social web. Strong digital marketing & technology background.

ID 333561

Daniel Williams

Former CEO & founder of commercial cleaning company, turnover of £250k in 3 years and was sold in 2013. Significant business experience, now CEO of Zappd.

ID 122722

Oliver Shaw

Founder at @mindyourservice.com. 1st class Software Engineering Degree UK Uni. Strong business background (10 years). 2nd software start-up.

ID 69053

Dominic Fee

Founder of @jollywatcher and HelloJolly. Freelance front-end developer currently based at Sky Sports. Previously Digital Director at The Spirit Of..., Leeds, UK

ID 879000

Mandeep Singh

Senior entrepreneurial executive with more than 10 years of experience with proven sales & business development background.

ID 439249

William Stevens-Smith

University of Leeds Philosophy student. Worked in sales positions and interned at Major UK commercial property company.

ID 182698

Simon Brown

Founder @myfiveby, sys & tech admin, coder, musician, sound engineer, studio owner

ID 113349


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Prashant Gandhi

Cofounder at ComputoVision, Management Graduate from University of Leeds, looking forward to join new start-ups into management, marketing and sales consulting.

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Pete Mills

ID 280575


I am Dave

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Paul Roberts

Founder of @instantcart and @clickfeed. We build beautiful cloud based products with a special interest in @e-commerce and channel selling.

ID 655662

John Guzdek

Product Manager at Gold Crest Holidays with strong copywriting experience.

ID 566449

Ka-Chun Chau

Something something web designer.

ID 601678

Oliver Hellewell

ID 562556


ID 127877

Simon J. Edwards

Co-founder and CEO of Beanify.com. Freshly roasted gourmet coffee delivered to your door each month!

ID 841156

Luis Joglar Ongay

ID 843323

Cathryn Zimsek

ID 566282

Gabriella Carden

Currently enrolled at Birkbeck, University of London (formerly Birkbeck College), Gabriella Carden is pursuing a BA in English.

ID 381424

Tim Green

CS hopeful, currently designing a web app, stated at 15.

ID 32337

James Bluemink

Founder and Landlord of @pubme The loyalty based social media app on tap.Tap in earn reward points claim free drinks and discounts.

ID 49381

Samuel Odekunle

COO of The JobCaster Limited. Strong Business administration and management background.

ID 758757

Aaron Lumsden

Lead Digital Scientist @ http://t.co/5GhsqbopDP. Co-founder of http://t.co/weKqRQydWu & http://t.co/1K98mIsRg1

ID 820727

christopher frazer

ID 146850


Studied at @newcastle-college

ID 672562

Steven Helliwell

ID 157633

Liam O'Dowd

Co-Founder @holideals; Life Long Entrepreneur; Looking to change the way people take a holiday forever.

ID 719003

Ian Hudson

Product manager Java Developer

ID 655573

Alex Liebowitz

Freelance web developer, webmaster/web dev for the MaximumFun.org podcast network (best known for Judge John Hodgman and NPR's Bullseye with Jesse Thorn).

ID 597332

Gavin Stevenson

ID 753371

Clare DeTamble

Freelance Digital Copywriter. Wordpress, Photoshop CS6, InDesign, Excel, Some CSS/HTML. Organic & Technical SEO.

ID 866359

Daniel Boroujerdi

3 years Java development experience at William Hill. 

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