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The Ecosystem of Leeds Startups

City Ranking
National Ranking
7th
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6
in United Kingdom
Regional Ranking
28th
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31
in Western Europe
Global Ranking
126th
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86
worldwide

top industries
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Social & Leisure
#41 worldwide
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Fintech
#115 worldwide
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Marketing & Sales
#120 worldwide

notable startups
startup iconPitchero
startup iconAwesome Merchandise
startup iconCrisp Thinking

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ecosystem description

The Startup Ecosystem of Leeds is ranked at number 126 globally, and shows a positive momentum increasing 86 spots since 2021. Leeds also ranks at number 7 in United Kingdom, and 28 in Western Europe.

Leeds is an ideal place to locate for Social & Leisure, Fintech and Marketing & Sales startups. As the most popular industries in Leeds, there is a sample of 14 Social & Leisure startups in Leeds, 8 Fintech startups in Leeds, and 7 Marketing & Sales startups in Leeds, on the StartupBlink Map.

On the StartupBlink Global Startup Ecosystem Map there is also a sample of 48 startups in Leeds, no accelerators in Leeds, no coworking spaces in Leeds, no organizations in Leeds and no leaders in Leeds.

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Xercise4Less is a budget gym chain offering gym facilities for lower membership rates. Read more
Crisp is the leading provider of social media brand safety and crisis monitoring services. Read more
WordSynk is an application that provides instant access to both translators and interpreters. Read more
Pitchero is software for club managers to use to enhance and track aspects of their business. Read more
The Meatless Farm is a producers of delicious plant-based mince,burgers & sausages. Read more
Bidnamic is a marketing technology platform that helps retailers unlock the full potential of Google Shopping. Read more
Digital Experience Monitoring SaaS Platform (Magecart Detection, Website Performance Improvement, Customer Interaction Monitoring and More) Read more
Awesome Merchandise is a print & merch company. Read more
Force24 is the marketing automation company. Read more
XR Games makes both console and mobile Virtual and Augmented Reality (VR/AR) games for world famous Intellectual Properties. Read more
Quantum Motion Technologies is building a universal quantum computer in Silicon, using CMOS compatible processes. Read more
Vet-AI is developing ground-breaking technologies that aim to prevent and predict conditions developing in animals. Read more
Geronigo is an action sports network. Read more
Synap is an online education platform that uses scientifically proven techniques, and research into how memory works to enhance the way students and professionals learn. Coming soon to Web, Android and iOS, Synap lets you create your own Multiple Choice Quizzes (MCQs), practice them on the go, and share them with your friends and other members of the Synap community. This method is simple, intuitive yet incredibly effective. Creating quizzes encourages 'active learning' and engagement with your course materials which go far beyond traditional methods such as highlighting or re-reading the same passage, and help to identify gaps in your understanding early on. Practicing tests at regular intervals, aided by our intelligent Spaced Repetition algorithms help to reinforce information and strengthen connections in your mind so that it is easily retrievable in your long term memory. Read more
Meeow is an AI-powered video networking platform. Read more
C-Capture develops a solvent-based technology that offers a safe, low-cost way to remove carbon dioxide from emissions. Read more
jQuery cards is a curated list of the best jQuery plugins on the web. The website allows you to filter by category as well as seeing demo's of the plugins. You can save your favourite plugins in your own collection for future use. Read more
Roxy Leisure dedicated to bringing a fun experience through great gaming, great beer, great food and great music. Read more
Duke Studios is an open collaborative space in the City Centre of Leeds. Read more
Hero Wellbeing is a positive influence on individuals, organisations and communities by supporting all types of healthy behaviour Read more
MoA Technology Ltd has developed an innovative approach for the discovery of agricultural technologies. Read more
rebuildingsociety.com is a peer-to-business lending platform that connects creditworthy UK businesses looking for a loan with individuals prepared to lend their own money for returns that outstrip retail savings products. Read more
Software as a Service to the peer-to-peer lending and crowdfunding markets Read more
Beautifully secure collaboration tools, built for business. Grab your trial today! Read more
Lunac Therapeutics is a UK-based drug discovery company. Read more
CurveBlock is democratizing access to real estate development through a regulated digital equity fund. Our development projects will be zero carbon, energy positive to eliminate emissions and power both your home and vehicle indefinitely, 100% disconnected from the electric grid. Read more
K9 Nation is an online social community that provides impartial and transparent advice for dog owners. Read more
Slingshot Simulations a provider of cutting-edge technologies and services. Read more
Myma.io specializes in providing IoT services to both manufacturers and consumers insight into their appliances. Read more
Cocoon is a home security device to protect one's home. Read more
Accelerated digital delivery for ambitious organisations. Read more
PinPoint Data Science operates as an AI and machine learning firm. Read more
Empowering professional creatives to earn from their visual media by serving advertising within or around it wherever it's published. Read more
Expede is proud to be the home of 'yada' - the next generation of mobile event app allowing a true 360-degree view of all your events Read more
Accounts Lab Ltd are online cloud accountants specialising in startups and tech. Read more
Trakz, a GPS and activity tracking IoT device for pets, with associated data interpretation for insurers, retailers & pet service providers. Read more
Reward Finance Group offers a finance solutions that is put together to meet specific business needs. Read more
Uprise.io allows you to find the most relevant and best performing content within your vertical, through pre-defined categories or an advanced search. You can see which social network is responding best to content, and find and analyse the influencers and sharers of that content. Personalisation is key, and you have the ability to customise your dashboard to make it instantly useful - create a content feed from your favourite publishers as well as starring your favourite categories to pin them to the dashboard, giving you a key stats summary for each starred category. Researching content is made a breeze with the seamless integration with Trello so you can find the best content using Uprise.io and add it straight to Trello. Use Uprise.io Rank to keep an eye on your competitors rankings within a category or across the entire Uprise.io index, our shoot for the number one spot with your own content. Read more
Strategic Digital Media LTD are located in the Hunslet area of Leeds UK, We specialise in local and national SEO services and social media marketing to drive more traffic to your website. We also provide a full website design, host and maintainance service. Read more
"Join the beanify gourmet coffee club and try new, freshly hand-roasted coffee blends each month!" Firstly decide if you would like to be a member of the beanify coffee club for 3, 6, or 12 months. Then each month you will receive your beanify coffee accompanied by information about the coffee origin, and a description and tasting notes telling you what to expect to experience from your freshly brewed cup. Tony, our head roaster carefully selects coffees from around the world and uses these to freshly hand-roast new and different coffee blends for our members to try each month. We aim to send you something different each month so you are always getting to try new and interesting coffees. Read more
Currently we have various revenue streams. The main stream of revenue would be our low cost spare parts for cars, coming from cars we break to these provide high profits. Next in line is our retail operation, we have license to sell apparel, automotive consumables developed in motorsport, and kart chassis'. We're also developing simulation hardware, giving us access to the hobby gamers and those dedicated to their motorsport performance. Last in line is our motorsport team, selling a sponsorship marketing platform that leverage's all highly effective avenues of marketing in order to drive ROI up from 125%, before deducting the cost of the sponsorship tax relief.  Read more
Cartridge Express is an online resource of information relating to printing supplies and recycling issues, the site features a blog area which covers interesting topics relevant to the environment and printing industry.  Read more
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iComply is a British CCTV Systems Software business founded in 2009. iComply creates PSIM software (Physical Security Information Management) - this is CCTV control-room software - bringing together CCTV, alarms, biometrics, video analysis, criminal databases, and other data in a single management tool - giving operators a 'total view' of information available. The products already sell successfully across the world. We have recently developed a new specialised hardware video recorder for CCTV and with that product have recently won an extremely promising ten-year exclusive-supply contract to supply a major foreign government. The potential value of this contract is north of $7M. Margin in the new product is very strong & this second-round fundraising is to help market it aggressively. Re Tax - we are UK EIS qualifying. Read more
Modern digital marketing. Social media, mobile apps, SEO, PPC and web video. We aid the level of engagement businesses achieve with their target audience using modern digital methods. Read more
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