92 Birmingham Startups to Watch in 2020

Birmingham's tech sector is booming. This year’s list of the best 92 Birmingham tech startups is an eclectic mix of hyper-growth scaleups, small creative startups and everything in between.

Last update: January 17, 2020

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Air

Air's mission is to make employees happier and companies more productive.

Birmingham   11-50   $43,712  

Voxpopme

Voxpopme is the world’s #1 video insight solution.

Birmingham   51-100   $16,541,825  

Whisk

Whisk is a smart food platform that makes recipes shoppable.

Birmingham   11-50   $847,042  

Linear Diagnostics Limited

Linear Diagnostics Limited is a diagnostics company based on a novel technology

Birmingham   1-10   $2,944,338  

Aceleron

Aceleron is an innovative UK-based advanced lithium battery developer aiming to accelerate the global shift to cleaner.

Birmingham   11-50   $194,102  

Droplet

Droplet is an app that lets you collect rewards on your phone and pay in your favourite places hands-free It's also completely transaction

Birmingham   11-50   $2,394,547  

Smart Antenna Technologies

Smart Antenna Technologies (SAT) is a spinout company from the University of Birmingham.

Birmingham   1-10   $3,587,132  

Inspired Thinking Group

ITG provides marketing software, procurement, and studio services.

Birmingham   501-1000   $4,636,196  

Natural HR Limited

All-in-one HR and payroll software

Birmingham   1-10   $661,535  

Opinsta

Opinsta deliver powerful Enterprise-grade Apps that improve Operational Performance.

Birmingham   11-50   $2,679,439  

Attraction World

Attraction World is a theme park and attraction ticket specialist based in the United Kingdom.

Birmingham   51-100   $10,872,853  

Adapttech

Adapttech develops ingenious biomedical technologies to help people with physical limitations improve their quality of life

Birmingham     $1,710,058  

On Device Solutions

We help our customers get anywhere and anytime access to the information stored in your enterprise systems like SAP and unlock its value.

Birmingham   51-100   $992,669  

Petalite

Disruptive, revolutionary & patented Electric Vehicle Fast-Charing technology manufacturer.

Birmingham   11-50   $1,439,114  

Enigma Digital

Enigma Digital is a developer of unique desktop and SAAS solutions which recover and restore deleted data from smartphones.

Birmingham   11-50   $1,445,567  

Rent Chief

Rent Chief is developing a property management platform.

Birmingham   1-10   $329,324  

Simworx

Simworx is acknowledged as one of the world leaders in the supply of 4D Effects Cinema’s and Motion Simulation Attractions, for the

Birmingham   11-50   $7,010,776  

Braci

Braci is a sound recognition application that analyzes unusual sound from the environment and alerts its users.

Birmingham   1-10   $720,286  

Roman

Roman has developed a strong identity as a design led and fashion forward retailer.

Birmingham      

Stormburst Studios

A Birmingham-based startup which develops game-inspired software for business use.

Birmingham   1-10   $187,792  

PIB Insurance

PIB is a dynamic insurance broker employing outstanding individuals with a wealth of knowledge and experience in the insurance market.

Birmingham   51-100   $4,216,727  

Enigma Recovery

Enigma Recovery is dedicated to providing users with solutions to control their data.

Birmingham   11-50   $89,363  

Synapse Information

Synapse solves business problems with an innovative alternative to commercial off-the-shelf IT applications.

Birmingham   11-50   $439,732  

FlashSticks

FlashSticks is a fun and effective way to improve the user's foreign language vocabulary.

Birmingham   11-50   $460,682  

SoshiGames

SoshiGames is a developer of social network games as platforms that deliver advanced player experience and sustained engagement with brands.

Birmingham   11-50   $981,895  

Mi Glass

MiGlass is one of the largest independent glass processors and Glass Manufacturers in Europe providing a turnkey solution.

Birmingham     $4,124,822  

Not Dogs

Not Dogs specialized in meat-free fast-food.

Birmingham     $365,900  

National Express Group

National Express is one of the most recognised brands in the UK.

Birmingham      

Extensify

Extensify lets you tweak third-party iOS applications without jailbreaking your device.

Birmingham      

Kaido Group

Kaido Group is a digital health company that provides a consumer driven approach to health.

Birmingham   1-10   $61,002  

Click Travel

Click Travel is a next-generation travel management company that reduces the cost and complexity of managing business travel

Birmingham   101-250    

Etive Technologies

Etive which is expanding its Birmingham operations, is capitalising on the government's desire to move all public services online.

Birmingham   1-10   $403,766  

Hobzy

Hobzy is a content network built around hobbies and interests that enables one to find ideas, share projects, and exchange feedback.

Birmingham     $387,504  

IMI plc

IMI is an engineering company, designs, manufactures, and services highly engineered products that control the precise movement of fluids.

Birmingham   10001    

Love the Look

Love the Look puts looks together from different retailers that consumers can purchase.

Birmingham   1-10   $215,410  

GuyKat

GuyKat is a company that provides off-the-shelf and custom-built online learning guides.

Birmingham   1-10   $77,092  

Mercato Solutions

Mercato is a software development company specializing in digital transformation processes like low-code app development.

Birmingham   101-250    

Spearhead Compliance Training

Spearhead Compliance Training delivers accredited training courses to individuals and organisations nationwide

Birmingham   101-250   $174,794  

Cloggs Uk

Cloggs Uk is an online retailer of branded footwear and the business will continue to be based in Birmingham.

Birmingham   11-50    

Mobile Fun

Mobile Fun is an e-commerce retailer of mobile device accessories.

Birmingham   51-100    

Nedra

Nedra is an electric vehicle platform specialist.

Birmingham     $56,966  

ApprovalMax

ApprovalMax is an innovative cloud approval workflow system that enables spend control and optimisation for organisations of all sizes.

Birmingham   11-50    

Oxygen Finance

Oxygen Finance brings innovation to early payment solutions, generating a new source of income for companies

Birmingham   11-50    

Capp

Capp is a global leader in strengths-based assessment.

Birmingham      

Clutch Chairz

Clutch Chairz is the World's Best Gaming Chair. High quality materials, industry best warranty, and various styles and colors.

Birmingham   11-50    

SCC

SCC enable people to do business by planning, supplying, integrating and managing their IT.

Birmingham   10001    

Droplet Computing

Enabling applications to be delivered on any device by decoupling them from the OS for online and offline use,

Birmingham   1-10    

SocialSignIn

SocialSignIn is a social media management platform that offers the complete social solution for enterprise

Birmingham   101-250    

Colmore

Colmore provides Industry-defining solutions for the fintech era, designed to give investors more control, clarity and confidence.

Birmingham   51-100    

Bromford Industries

A UK-based maker of close tolerance engine components, fabrications and assemblies and landing gear components

Birmingham   501-1000    

LightwaveRF

LightwaveRF offers innovative, affordable and stylish home automation technology.

Birmingham   1-10    

Engineius: Powering Vehicle Movement

Engineius is the leading vehicle movement platform in the UK, offering both a sophisticated software platform and supply chain

Birmingham   11-50    

Sweet Joe's

Sweet Joe’s is initially targeting its cookie dough recipe at Millennials.

Birmingham      

Glide Utilities

Glide Utilities makes sharing bills simple for tenants and property businesses.

Birmingham   101-250    

Memrica

Memrica is helping people live well with memory problems, including the early stage of dementia.

Birmingham   1-10    

PM Connect Limited

PM Connect are a UK-based provider of world-class HTML5 apps and digital content specifically designed for the mobile phone user.

Birmingham      

Aquapak Polymers

Aquapak Polymers is focusing on bringing multi-functional plastics into a circular economy.

Birmingham   1-10    

Clearabee

Clearabee is UK’s largest ‘in-house’ man and van style rubbish clearance company.

Birmingham   251-500    

Heads & All Threads

Heads & All Threads supplies fasteners, machined parts, and other class C components.

Birmingham      

Wild Manufacturing Group

Wild Manufacturing Group provides development & manufacture of precision metal components to support the global automotive

Birmingham   11-50    

Blueberry Consultants

Blueberry Consultants is a Custom Software Development company.

Birmingham   101-250    

Probrand

Probrand is your digital marketplace for hassle-free procurement of IT products, services, and solutions.

Birmingham      

WinMan ERP Software

WinMan ERP Software is a highly scalable and leading class business solution for a broad range of manufacturing,

Birmingham      

Hyperion

Hyperion a design consulting firm specialising in UI/UX, Web Design and Development.

Birmingham   1-10    

Intercity Technology

Intercity Technology are a leading telecoms and IT specialist that help businesses across the UK transform business.

Birmingham   101-250    

Marston Holdings

Marston Holdings is the largest judicial services Group.

Birmingham   1001-5000    

Sequence.work

Sequence is a microtask online crowdsourcing solution.

Birmingham   1-10    

Talis

Talis is a privately owned software company whose mission is to apply technology and data to help transform education.

Birmingham   11-50    

Turn Partners

Turn Partners is a startup studio focusing on the acquisition, turnaround, and creation of fast growth small and medium online companies.

Birmingham      

Airparks

Airparks provides secured airport car parking service.

Birmingham      

Supermeal

Supermeal is an online food discovery marketplace offering cashback to consumers on every single order.

Birmingham   51-100    

Clifford & Snell

Clifford & Snell was originally established in 1929 and has a History of pioneering many electronic systems and devices.

Birmingham      

Moneypex

Moneypex is an innovative and free bookkeeping software for startups and founders to grow their business.

Birmingham   11-50    

Spica Technologies

SPICA Technologies is a specialist IOT Systems Integrator that uses a combination of technical assets, hardware (device).

Birmingham   1-10    

Energeo

Energeo creates energy-focused data products that outline current energy performance and future potential.

Birmingham   1-10    

Inforalgo

Inforalgo is a trusted partner to leading institutions in Capital Markets and Investment Banking.

Birmingham   11-50    

Avery Weigh Tronix

A manufacturer of high quality industrial weighing products and systems

Birmingham   1001-5000    

Complygate

HR and Compliance Management Software

Birmingham   1-10    

Datatecnics

Datatecnics is an intelligent infrastructure firm revolutionizing global asset management with predictive analytics.

Birmingham   1-10    

emble

The easiest way to plan awesome events with your friends.

Birmingham   1-10    

Entrepreneurs Circle

Entrepreneurs Circle exist to educate, motivate, help and inspire business owners to achieve more than they ever thought possible.

Birmingham   11-50    

Zevvle

A transparent mobile network where you can't overspend.

Birmingham   1-10    

QuestGates

QuestGates is UK's leading specialist loss adjusting and claims solutions company.

Birmingham   251-500    

FeeLYX

FeeLYX provides AI financial data analysis software for lenders and investors.

Birmingham      

Genius Hub

Genius Hub is a clever little device that will take over the running of your heating at home.

Birmingham   1-10    

NeoTripper

NeoTripper is the perfect cross between a holiday planner and a social media outlet.

Birmingham   1-10    

NetWatch Global

NetWatch Global is the largest and most successful open-source investigation company.

Birmingham   11-50    

Bridge Robotics

Fleet management solutions for mobile and collaborative robots

Birmingham   1-10    

Saturn Bioponics

Saturn Bioponics provides crop production systems to improve profitability by increasing yields and reducing labour and resource costs.

Birmingham      

CHKS

CHKS is a provider of healthcare intelligence and quality improvement services.

Birmingham   101-250    

R4 Robotics

R4 Robotics is use the Northern Michigan Unmanned Aerial Systems Consortium for an official FAA test flight of our aerial inspection drones.

Birmingham      

Edform

Edform is a social careers network that helps connect companies to young talent for their job opportunities.

Birmingham   1-10    

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