Eight enterprises have won a Deloitte Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship Founder Award
Ambitioni.com is the only data-driven platform that helps users explore long term career paths and quickly connect with professionals who have similar starting experiences, in an intuitive way. We have over 600 test users on our beta platform and a pilot running with the University of Pennsylvania Biotech Group. Our competitive advantages include our technology (a matching algorithm), a determined and highly qualified team (including advisors) and our firm focus on the long term career.
Founders: Neha Mittal (2014 exchange) email@example.com and Andrei Crisan
Baishe offers Chinese consumers a personalised way to discover and shop with global multi-brand retailers, offering fashion and lifestyle designer goods. Baishe curates the latest in trends, information and inspiration from international fashion influencers and the latest products from global multi-brand retailers, with all content translated into Chinese. Baishe’s aim is to be a one stop destination for Chinese shoppers to discover and purchase fashion and lifestyle designer goods.
Founders: Mengzi (Allee) Zhang MiFPT2013 firstname.lastname@example.org, Wenjing Zhao MiF2013 and Jason Chen
LeSalon is the beauty booking app that brings top professionals to you. We are changing the way you receive your beauty services. By connecting you with skilled and vetted professionals through our app, we provide beauty services on-demand or at your preferred time. No more travelling or scheduling your day around the salon. Simply select the service you require, tell us where and when, and book – it is that easy!
Founders: Jean-Michel Chalayer MiM2011 email@example.com, Maria Khait and Natasha Pilbrow
Lxpert is an online marketplace, where IT users can find accredited local IT experts to help them solve IT or technology related problems. Our goal is to help people get the most out of technology and enrich their lives. We achieve this by providing an easy-to-use e-commerce platform with a powerful search capability and smart business tools and by building a large global IT professional community.
Founder: Kennedy Cheng EMBAG2013 firstname.lastname@example.org
Mori is an online baby clothing platform focusing on high quality baby basics. The two main business fronts will be the subscription box and the e-commerce platform with a small array of Mori branded products. We at Mori are passionate about making our baby basics the best in the world.
Founders: Cameron Miller MBA2012 email@example.com, Akin Onal, John Charles Gasser and Pippa Vosper
Prettly is an online booking platform for delivered beauty services. We connect urban women to vetted and tested high-quality beauty specialists for on-demand beauty treatments that are delivered to the home or office. We offer customers a simple, convenient, trustworthy and affordable solution to their beauty needs. Our end goal is to radically improve the current user experience and help women who are busy, either at home or at work, look and feel their best.
Founders: Rhea Papanicolaou-Frangista MBA2013 firstname.lastname@example.org and Farrah Hamid MBA2014 email@example.com
Spyn is an on-demand service enabling customers to get their clothes cleaned with a few taps on their smartphones. Spyn offers premium quality wash and fold, ironing and dry cleaning services. It offers a 24 hour turnaround time, automatic online payment system, affordable prices and opening hours between 7am and 11pm. Spyn has been founded by Karan Baweja and Rahul Goyal, who are both graduates of LBS and BITS-Pilani, India.
Founders: Rahul Goyal MiM2012 firstname.lastname@example.org and Karandeep Baweja MiM2012 email@example.com
Love dining out but struggle to get last-minute reservations? Uncover is a mobile-only app that helps users discover and book London’s best restaurants. Based on geolocation and user preferences, we offer a handpicked shortlist of neighbourhood gems, trendy innovators and Michelin-starred classics, all with guaranteed last-minute availability. Freed from entering search terms, filtering hundreds of results and reading dozens of user reviews in a poor mobile interface, Uncover users select and book a great restaurant in 60 seconds.
Founders: Dan Ziv MBA2014 firstname.lastname@example.org, David Saenz MBA2014 email@example.com, Christopher Steinau MBA2014 firstname.lastname@example.org, John Graham and Rea Kamkar Shahroudi
Ladu is an instant messaging app platform designed for operations communication with temporary workers and freelancers. Given it is using instant messaging, users respond faster via mobile apps, the experience is better, and our business dashboard gives companies control over their data, enabling tracking and analytics. Ladu is a Seedcamp company, started in July 2015. Our beta apps and business dashboard are already live and we are currently working with a few pilot clients.
Founders: Pavneet Singh MIM 2014 email@example.com and Neha Mittal (2014 exchange) firstname.lastname@example.org