Tech Tour Growth 50 2015 (information is as per March 19th 2015)

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CompanyDescriptionSectorsTotal capital raisedNumber of employeesYear of foundationCEOCountry
Accedo BroadbandAccedo is a provider of interactive apps for smart TVs and connected TV devices for media companies, consumer electronics and TV operators. ICT, Communications, smart TVs experiencesUndisclosed202004Michael LantzSweden
AdyenAdyen is a multichannel payment company outsourcing payment services to international merchants. ICT, Software & IT Services, Financial Tech$266m2402006Pieter van der DoesNetherlands
AlfrescoAlfresco is an open source model providing enterprise content management solutions and enabling open source community to develop software. ICT, Software & IT Services, Software$64.5m3642005John NewtonUnited Kingdom
AlienVaultAlienVault provides a platform with built-in security controls for organizations to address their compliance and threat management needs.ICT, Software & IT Services, Security & Cyber Security$92.9m1202007Barmak MeftahSpain
Amplitude Laser GroupAmplitude Laser Group develops and manufactures diode-pumped ultrafast solid-state lasers for scientific and industrial applications.Industrial Products, Materials & nanotech, Laser Components$38m2002002Eric MottayFrance
AvantiumAvantium Technologies provides high-throughput R&D technologies for applications in the energy, chemicals and pharmaceutical industries. Energy, Clean Technology, Environment$111.9m1352000Tom van AkenNetherlands
AvitoAvito.ru is a web platform for free online classified ads in RussiaICT, Advertising & Search$142m11 to 502007Filip EngelbertRussia
Blabla carBlaBlaCar is a car-sharing website that connects drivers with empty seats and paying passengers to offset distance travel costs. ICT, Smart Mobility & Logistics$110m101 to 2502006Nicolas BrussonFrance
BlipparBlippar is the world’s leading image-recognition platform and visual browser for mobile targeted specifically at customer-brand interaction. ICT, Advertising & SearchUndisclosed162011Ambarish MitraUnited Kingdom
Blockchain Blockchain is a web-based bitcoin platform that makes using bitcoin safe, easy, and secure for all consumers and businesses worldwide. ICT, Business applications, Financial Tech$30m142011Nicolas CaryUnited Kingdom
BorroBorro is an online company providing loans secured with luxury assets such as fine art, antiques, jewelry, luxury watches & luxury handbags. ICT, B2C ecommerce, Financial Tech$171.6m752008Paul AitkenUnited Kingdom
CalastoneCalastone is a global transaction network for the mutual fund industry. ICT, Business applications, Financial Tech$22.8m482007Julien HammersonUnited Kingdom
DEEZERDeezer is an online platform and app that provides songs from a variety of genres. It delivers a multi-local music experience to more than 26 million music fans worldwide. ICT, B2C ecommerce, Music$149.3m802006Axel DauchezFrance
Order DynamicsOrderDynamics (previously eCommera) is a leading cloud software and big data company that believes the order is the moment of truth. With more than 80 clients in 33 countries, it helps the world’s leading retailers activate commerce from first interaction to final fulfillment.ICT, B2B Digital, Cloud & Big data$51.4m201 to 5002007Andrew McGregorUnited Kingdom
FarfetchFarfetch brings together independent fashion boutiques to provide a wide selection of elegant brands and styles. ICT, B2C ecommerce, Retail$108.5m4502008Jose NevesUnited Kingdom
FoodPandaFoodpanda is an online food delivery portal that enables its customers to order food from restaurants and get it delivered to their homes. ICT, B2C ecommerce, Food and Beverage$108m5012012Ralf WenzelGermany
B2x Care SolutionsB2X is the leading provider of customer care solutions for electronic devices to manufacturers, insurance providers, mobile network operators and retailers globally.solutions#sthash.RKbOnBbh.dpufICT, Business applications, IT Services$15mUndisclosed2007Thomas BerlemannGermany
ivi.ru Mediaivi.ru is a Russian online video streaming service that offers legal, license-length content. ICT, B2C ecommerce, Games & Entertainment$40m1052007Oleg TumanovRussia
KlarnaKlarna was founded in Stockholm in 2005 with the idea of simplifying buying. Klarna does this by letting the consumer receive the goods first and pay afterwards, while Klarna assume the credit and fraud risks for the merchants. Today, Klarna is one of Europe’s fastest growing companies.ICT, Business applications, Financial Tech$282.1m12002005Sebastian SiemiatkowskiSweden
KupiVIPKupiVIP is a Russian online shopping club organizing designer brand sales in fashion and fashion accessories. ICT, B2C ecommerce, Retail$119.6m51 to 2002008Oskar HartmannRussia
Lamoda.ruLamoda is the leading online retailer in Russia and CIS, offering more than 1,000,000 products and 900 international brands. With Lamoda Express, it operates its own express delivery network supporting next day delivery to currently more than twenty-five cities throughout Russia and Kazakhstan. ICT, B2C ecommerce, Retail$210.9m20002010Niels TonsenRussia
MedicAnimalMedicAnimal.com is among the largest e-commerce companies in Europe specialized in veterinary and pet retail. MedicAnimal.com aims to offer affordable, high quality pet care products direct to consumers, alongside direct access to veterinary advice and expertise. ICT, B2C ecommerce$24.1m42007Ivan RetzignacUnited Kingdom
MimecastMimecast is a SaaS-based email management platform enabling companies to administer their business communications and data. ICT, Business applications$83m1192003Peter BauerUnited Kingdom
Mister SpexMister Spex GmbH is an e-commerce enterprise specialised in the sale of glasses, sunglasses and contact lenses. With a wide product range Mister Spex aims to offer the right glasses or sunglasses to every customer. In so doing, customers will still benefit from a favourable price-performance ratio. Due to signficant cost advantages in online-sales customers receive their corrective glasses at Mister Spex up to 60 procent lower than with a traditional optician. ICT, B2C ecommerce, Retail$69.6m152003Dick GraberUnited Kingdom
Powa TechnologiesPowa is an international commerce specialist that creates technologies to seamlessly integrate the physical and digital world. ICT, Software & IT Services, Financial Tech$176.7m5002007Dan WagnerUnited Kingdom
NutmegNutmeg is an online investment management and intelligent savings company that builds and manages investment portfolios for companies. ICT, Software & IT Services, Financial Tech$37.3m472011Nick HungerfordUnited Kingdom
OnefineStayOnefinestay offers upscale city accommodation for visitors while the homeowner is out of town, allowing homeowners to earn an extra income. ICT, B2C ecommerce$15.9m1002008Greg MarshUnited Kingdom
OodriveOodrive is a software as a service organization providing secure online file management solutions for companies. ICT, Business applications, Security & Cyber Security$10.8m2402000Stanislas De RemurFrance
OpenetOpenet develops software used by telecommunications service providers to commercialize and analyze activity on their network. ICT, Communications & Network Systems, Fixed Telephone Systems & Services$21m3001999Niall NortonIreland
OzonOzon is an online shopping spot selling Russian language books, movies, music and software. ICT, B2C ecommerce, Retail$271m15001998Maëlle GavetRussia
QuandooQuandoo, an online reservation platform, offers online channels and mobile apps to search, find and reserve restaurants in real-time. ICT, B2C ecommerce, Food and Beverage$39.5m2252012Philipp MaginGermany
ScytlScytl is the global leader in providing state-of-the-art electronic voting and electoral modernization solutions. Its groundbreaking electoral security technology is protected by international patents and enables Scytl to carry out electronically all types of electoral processes in a secure and auditable manner. ICT, Software & IT Services$113.2m3502001Pere VallesSpain
ShazamShazam connects more than 400 million people in over 200 countries and 30 languages, to music, TV shows and brands. Every month another ten million people use Shazam.ICT, Music, Advertising & Search$125m2862002Andrew FisherUnited Kingdom
ShowroompriveShowroomprive operates as an online shopping website for clothing, cosmetics, and household products.ICT, B2C ecommerce, Retail$46.9m2002007Thierry PetitFrance
SkyscannerSkyscanner is a global travel search site that provides online comparisons for a number of flights, car rentals, and hotels. ICT, B2C ecommerce, Internet Applications & Portals$5.2m3202001Gareth WilliamsUnited Kingdom
SmaatoSmaato is the leading global mobile RTB ad exchange (SMX) helping mobile app developers and publishers increase ad revenues worldwide. As an industry pioneer and leader, Smaato operates the leading mobile RTB ad exchange and Sell Side Platform across 80,000 mobile app developers and mobile publishers. On the demand side, Smaato globally connects 100+ ad networks and 240+ DSPs. ICT, Software & IT Services, Advertising & Search$43.1m1172005Ragnar KruseGermany
SoundcloudSoundCloud is an online audio distribution platform where individuals can create sounds and share them everywhere. ICT, Games & Entertainment$123.3m3162007Alexander LjungGermany
SpotifySpotify is a commercial music streaming service that provides restricted digital content from a range of record labels and artists. Users can browse through the interface by artist, album, genre, playlist, record label, and direct searches. ICT, B2C ecommerce, Music$537.8m18602006Daniel EkSweden
SwiftkeySwiftKey develops applications and technologies that learn from their users to make text entry easier, efficient, and more productive. ICT, Software & IT Services$21.6m302008Jonathan ReynoldsUnited Kingdom
TalendTalend provides data, app and business process integration solutions that enable organizations to leverage their information assets. ICT, Business applications, Cloud & Big data$101.6m4002005Mike TuchenFrance
Tobii TechnologyTobii Technology provides hardware and software solutions for eye tracking, a technology that enables one to detect eye orientation, and thus the object of the gaze. Using innovations in technology, Tobii's mission is to bring eye tracking into broader use in applications such as eye control interfaces for computers, design testing and medical diagnostics. ICT, Digital Healthcare$71.8m6502001John ElvesjoSweden
TradeshiftTradeshift is a global business-to-business platform that helps companies run more efficiently, using cloud-based technology to improve processes like invoicing, workflow and supplier financing. ICT, Business applications, Cloud & Big data$129m1002009Christian LanngDenmark
TransferwiseTransferWise is a peer-to-peer money transfer service allowing foreign students and businesses to transact money globally.ICT, Financial Tech$90.4m1852011Kristo KaarmannUnited Kingdom
TruecallerTruecaller is an online collaborative global phone directory. ICT, Advertising & Search$80.1m792009Alan MamediSweden
WestwingWestwing is an online platform and company that provides products and services related to interior designing. It provides its users with products such as garden furniture, beds, lamps, mattresses, furniture, wall units, tables, and much more. B2C ecommerce, Retail$178.8m11002011Stefan SmallaGermany
WindelnWindeln.de is an online shopping site based in Germany specializing in baby products. B2C ecommerce, Retail$92.3m1002010Konstantin UrbanGermany
WiThingsWithings develops products and applications that enable people to connect with their friends and families. ICT, Digital Healthcare, Connected home$33.8m702008Cedric HutchingsFrance
WongaWonga is an online payday lender that offers short-term personal cash loans to UK consumers. ICT, B2C ecommerce, Financial Tech$145.4m501 to 10002007Tara KneafseyUnited Kingdom
WorldRemitWorldRemit is an online money transfer business enabling migrants and expats to send money using a variety of payment options. ICT, B2C ecommerce, Financial Tech$147.7m502009Ismail AhmedUnited Kingdom
Zound IndustriesZound designs, develops, manufactures and sells lifestyle electronics.B2C ecommerce$10m1002005Konrad BergströmSweden