Companies founded by Black founders

Profile PictureFounderLogoCompanyCompany DescriptionInvestor(s)Amount Raised
Alexander Kent-BrahamMarshmallowMarshmallow is an insurtech company that uses a proprietary pricing algorithm to lower prices for immigrants, expats and nomads.Outrun Ventures, Will Martin, Will Brooks, Passion Capital, Investec, Chris Adelsbach$31.2M
Amber HillR.gridR.grid has built machine learning-based software for medical research.Ascension Ventures, Ada Ventures, Impact X Capital Partners£1.2M
Asmelash Teka HadguLesanLesan offers instant translation APIs for languages in emerging markets, starting with Ethiopia.
Entrepreneur FirstUndisclosed
Bola AdegbuluPredina Tech LimitedBuilding the Location Risk Intelligence platform for the future of Auto Insurance and Mobility500 Startups, Entrepreneur First, AI Seed, Ada Ventures, Data Pitch, RLC Ventures, Reece Chowdhry, Pitch@PalaceUndisclosed
Caroline AnjorinBleepOperator of social entertainment application intended for recreating and re-mixing favorite TV shows. Entrepreneur FirstUndisclosed
Christopher-John CassarObiThe engineering collaboration platformEntrepreneur FirstUndisclosed
Dan ParryTectonicAt Tectonic, we help startups and SME's get valuable feedback from their customers.Cornerstone PartnersUndisclosed
Elizabeth NyekoModularity GridEnabling the next generation of low carbon energy systems for aerospace and terrestrial applications.Innovate UK$1.4M
Emma ObanyeBuddyBounceDigital advocacy platform to identify, engage and leverage online influencers.Wayra€53,255
Erika BrodnockExtend VenturesA group of business, finance and research specialists working to democratise and diversify access to venture capital.N/A
Favour NyikosaAugmizeBuilding the next generation of game-changing AI-driven software tools for commercial insurance.Entrepreneur FirstUndisclosed
Flora TasseSelerioSelerio is a start-up spin-out from Cambridge University for context-aware interactions in AR.Entrepreneur First, GGV Capital$300K
Hakeem BugeChargedUpEurope's first mobile charging network - Over 2500 locations to rent a portable charger and return anywhereM-Venture, The Garage Soho, Wayra£3.5M
Haroon HassanSense StreetSense Street is developing natural language understanding systems for capital markets.Entrepreneur First, Speedinvest, Seedcamp, Seed X Liechtenstein$220K
Hubert Baya TodaLeakmitedLeakmited locates underground water leaking pipes using satellite images and deep learning.AGORANOV, Entrepreneur First$100K
Huss El-Sheikh9finAI powered financial data for fixed incomeSeedcamp, Fly Ventures, AI Seed$3.23M
Ivan BeckleySuvera HealthSupport service for effective virtual long-term careAscension Ventures, Calm/Storm Ventures, UCL EntrepreneursUndisclosed
James MooreCoordinate SportMore impact less work. High performing coaching providers choose 'Coordinate' to seamlessly manage their Business.Cornerstone Partners£170K
James OmisakinCompare EthicsThe sustainable platform that makes it easy for conscious consumers to find verified sustainable products.Ascension Ventures, The Fund$570K
Jason PintoPace RevenuePace is revolutionising revenue management with a suite of tools to deliver science, real-time and automation.Seedcamp, Hambro Perks, Speedinvest and Amadeus Capital Partners.£2.5M
Jevan NagarajahBetter DairyBuilding the future of food, starting with dairy.Entrepreneur First, Stray Dog Capital, Veg Capital, Happiness Capital, CPT Capital$2.24M
Jordan McRaeMobilus LabsMOBILUS Labs is a tech startup with the mission to provide frictionless voice communications for teams of any size at any range.Ascension Ventures, Entrepreneur First, Newable Private Investing, LCIF, Wayra£1M
Joshua McGovernTectonicAt Tectonic, we help startups and SME's get valuable feedback from their customers.Cornerstone PartnersUndisclosed
Jossy Obi OnwudeBold HealthBold Health is the digital therapeutic platform leveraging behavioural medicine and data science for the treatment and management of Gastrointestinal Conditions.SoGal Ventures£1.5M
Kenny AlegbeHomeHeroHomeHero is a digital home manager, taking care of your chores, bills, maintenance and admin, to free up your time for what matters most.Blue Wire Capital, Concentric, Impulse VC, Seedcamp, London Co-Investment Fund, Jaan Tallinn$3.7M
Kieumu Salmon-AdaBeautonomyWe're a beauty company looking to shake things up. A passionate community of beauty experts with a mission to democratise beauty and give power back to the people.

Ascension£1.5M
Lord Victor AdebowaleVisionableVisionable combines next-generation video conferencing with unparalleled clinical imaging capabilities.Innovate UK, West Hill Capital, Wayra£15.6M
Maëliza SeymourCodistCodist builds an AI that can reason on source codeEntrepreneur FirstUndisclosed
Mawuli LadzekpoRoadioThe ultimate free app for learning to drive.Wayra€75.2K
Mawuli LadzekpoSupernode GlobalSupernode Global is an early-stage venture capital firm that invests in media-tech.Early Stage Venture, Seed£28M
Maya Horgan-FamoduIngressive CapitalIngressive Capital is a venture capital that invest funds into a small, early-stage or emerging startups that is deemed to have high growth potential or which have demonstrated high growth in terms of annual revenue. NorthzoneUndisclosed
Nana ParryTectonicAt Tectonic, we help startups and SME's get valuable feedback from their customers.Cornerstone PartnersUndisclosed
Nathalie RichardsEduKitA digital home for organisations that work with school-aged children to showcase their services and measure their effectivenessBethnal Green Ventures, Ascension Ventures, Social Tech Trust$1.63M
Nyasha JapondoAmbifyAmbify is an environmental health tech company that develops hardware and software solutions to monitor and reduce environmental pollutants.Entrepreneur FirstUndisclosed
Oliver Kent-BrahamMarshmallowMarshmallow is an insurtech company that uses a proprietary pricing algorithm to lower prices for immigrants, expats and nomads.Outrun Ventures, Will Martin, Will Brooks, Passion Capital, Investec, Chris Adelsbach$31.2M
Oluwaseyi SosanyaGravity SketchGravity Sketch is a London-based startup transforming 3D creation and collaboration. We are the developers of an intuitive and immersive 3D design and review tool.Kindred Capital, Point Nine, Forward Partners$6.5M
Precious LungaBaobab CircleBaobab Circle's vision is to use mobile technology and machine learning to deliver personalized health coaching and health tracking for people living with diabetes and hypertensionWayraUndisclosed
Rachael (Twumasi) CorsonAfrocenchixAfrocenchix offers a range of ethical natural products for curly, multi-textured hair. Backstage CapitalUndisclosed
Rich SerunjogiBusiness ScoreWe partner with eCommerce businesses to match them with funding optionsImpact X Capital Partners, Paul Graham, Y Combinator, LocalGlobe, $1.9M
Richard RobinsonRobin AIA legal technology start-up building software to automate legal processes.Forward Partners$890K
Rochelle MooreCoordinate SportMore impact less work. High performing coaching providers choose 'Coordinate' to seamlessly manage their Business.Cornerstone Partners£170K
Rodney BainAPEXX GlobalAPEXX acts as a Payments-as-a-Service platform combining all the worlds acquirers, gateways, shopping carts, and Alternative Payment Methods into a single integration. MMC Ventures, Alliance Venture, Forward Partners$12M
Rodney JohnsonVensyVensy is an intelligence platform that takes the guesswork out of sports sponsorship.Collider, Wayra£50K
Ross BaileyAppear HereAppear Here is the leading online marketplace for short-term retail space. The mission: to create a world where anyone, anywhere can find space for their ideas.
Balderton Capital, Playfair Capital, Octopus Ventures, MMC Ventures, Forward Partners$21.4M
Roye OkupeYouNeek StudiosYouNeek™ Studios is a hub for “YouNeek” and creative character-based storytelling and entertainment.ImpactXUndisclosed
Ryan LeslieSuperPhoneIncrease engagement, drive revenue, and build better relationships with SMS marketing from SuperPhone.LocalGlobe$8.3M
Sait ChamHutch LogisticsWe fulfil e-commerce orders for ambitious smaller direct-to-consumer brands. We collect your stock, pick, pack and then deliver directly to your customers.Cornerstone PartnersUndisclosed
Samuel KasumuInclusive BoardsInclusive Boards is an agency set up specifically to support organisations in efforts to develop boards that are more diverse, inclusive organisations, and stronger governance structures.N/A
Sharmadean ReidBeautystackBeautystack is a networked marketplace app for influential beauty professionals. LocalGlobe, Index Ventures$6M
Stacy-Ann SinclairCodeREGCodeREG is a financial compliance reinvented for the digital era.Entrepreneur First$100K
Tai AlegbeContigentContingent is an enterprise supplier risk and resilience platform.Seedcamp, David Mytton, Connect Ventures, Angel Invest, Concentric, Serge Chiaramonte$2.3M
Tomide AdesanmiCircuit MindCircuit Mind develop artificial intelligence solutions.Entrepreneur First$2.07M
Tope AwotonaCalendlyCalendly is an automated scheduling tool that takes the work out of connecting with others so that its users can accomplish more.ICONIQ Capital, OpenView, Atlanta Ventures$350.6M
Tunde SalauVensyVensy is an intelligence platform that takes the guesswork out of sports sponsorship.Collider, Wayra£50k
Uzo OmetuBlackOakTVBlack Oak TV focuses on digital media, film, television, video streaming, and content such as black web series.Zane Venture FundUndisclosed
Xaiver MillotNectarNectar is on a mission to deliver the full promise of cloud native computing.Entrepreneur FirstUnknown
Ygor Omar FranciscoBleepOperator of social entertainment application intended for recreating and re-mixing favorite TV shows. The company has secured television network internet protocol, enabling its users to create and remix their most loved shows, for and on, the channels they all know and love.Entrepreneur FirstUnknown
Yodit StantonOpenSensorsOpenSensors is an internet of things company that builds a connected world that puts people first.Open Data Incubator for Europe (ODINE), Concrete Venture Capital, Ricardo Schaefer , Seedcamp, Crane Venture Partners, Loric Ventures$4.45M