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2019 finalists – London and The South

2019 finalists – London and The South
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AdviseInc provides data analytics and insight to healthcare markets to help NHS Trusts deliver the best value for money for patients. 

Beyond Life

Beyond Life wants to digitise and democratise the business of bereavement. By launching innovative products, such as online wills and memorials, and bringing thousands of funeral directors online, Beyond Life is facilitating a fairer last journey for families across the UK. 


Boxpark creates pop-up malls with an emphasis on sustainability and making the best use of space. In Shoreditch, Wembley and Croydon it has created immersive food, drink and leisure experiences which embody the company’s ‘eat, drink and play’ philosophy. 

By Miles

By Miles offers the UK’s first pay-by-mile car insurance policy that works in real time, giving lower-mileage drivers a fairer, more flexible way to pay for cover. Using a smartphone app, it seeks to make using a car easier than ever before.


CENTURY is the leading artificial intelligence teaching and learning platform for schools, colleges and universities. It uses AI, neuroscience and learning science to provide each student with an education that adapts to their individual needs, while empowering teachers to perform even better as educators.


Homeshift allows consumers to manage their energy, internet, council tax, and water bills in one place online for a guaranteed fair price, saving time, money and effort.


LendInvest is a new type of financial services business: a marketplace for property finance. Its unique platform provides investors with stable income secured against their property.


Loowatt has developed a waterless flush toilet and sanitation solution that elegantly addresses one of today’s toughest challenges: to create clean-living environments in a world where people are many and water is scarce. 


Marrying technology and Islamic sensibilities, Muzmatch is the app for the two billion Muslims worldwide seeking to find the right partner. 


Starling is a mobile-only bank, giving customers the freedom to manage their money all from one app. It offers UK personal, business and joint and Euro accounts with smart money management tools such as real-time notifications, analysis ofspending and the ability to lock your card if lost or stolen


Swytch eBike kit is the only system in the world that can be retrofitted on to any kind of bike to turn it into an electric bike. It makes high-quality cycling technology available to the mass market, changing commuter behaviour by offering a healthy, enjoyable and sustainable mode of transport to everyone.


Winnow is an AI-based kitchen disposal system which monitors food waste in commercial kitchens. Its mission is to inspire others to see that food is too valuable to waste.