Report finds Bristol & Bath is a UK hotspot for FinTech entrepreneurs
The Bristol & Bath region has one of the strongest FinTech ecosystems in the UK with a high number of fast-growing FinTech startups and scaleups, according to a new report from regional strategy consulting firm Whitecap Consulting.
Bath & West Community Energy are pleased to announce the launch of Community Solar 2020, a new programme to install free community owned solar power on commercial, school and community buildings in Bath & North East Somerset.
Free installation of solar power
Community Solar 2020 will offer free solar panel installations for non-domestic buildings e.g. business premises, schools and community buildings.
Mayden designs, builds and supports insightful cloud based systems for healthcare services in the UK and abroad. Established in 2004, Mayden is a fast growing software company based in Bath. The company’s mission is to provide digital technology that changes what’s possible for clinicians and patients.
• Number of years in Bath: 4
• Turnover: £4.85M (2018-2019)
• Number of employees: 75 people across two locations in Bath
The University of Bath SETsquared Innovation Centre offers work space, business acceleration and inspiration for high-growth, knowledge-based companies and the entrepreneurs that create them. As part of the SETsquared network it offers business support to startups including mentoring, training programmes and access to investors. The Centre currently supports around 45 start-ups as members as well as many more businesses through its extensive range of collaborative programmes.
Founded in Bath in 2013, MoveGB is now one of the fastest growing fitness companies in the world. Created based on the science of how to make staying healthy and happy easier, MoveGB provides variety and convenience with the nation’s most flexible fitness membership. Visit 1000s of venues across 21 cities and towns around the UK, and try out heaps of activities all under one monthly membership. It’s fitness freedom at it’s finest!
Interaction are workplace design and build experts based in Bath. Since 1992, Interaction has been creating inspirational workplaces that positively enhance a business’ culture, values, employee wellbeing and profitability. Firm in the belief that every business is different, Interaction is extremely successful at understanding the needs and aspirations of its clients to create unique spaces.
Anna Bowes and Susan Hannums founded Savings Champion in 2011. Since then the company has established itself as one of the UK’s leading independent experts on cash-based savings, providing savers with free unbiased, personalised guidance.
Headquartered in Bath, Royds Withy King is a Sunday Times 100 Best Company to Work for with commercial, private client, personal injury and clinical negligence practices. The company is Bath’s largest law firm with 245 lawyers and staff across two offices in the city.
Celebrating some of the finest companies in Bath & North East Somerset, these business profiles highlight enterprises of different size and sector. Find out more about about their histories, achievements and why locating here has been critical to their success. Starting in Autumn 2019 we will be introducing a new case study every fortnight, so do check back for the latest edition.