Tuesday, November 13, 2018
From left - Ian Kerr and Gavin Dutch

New Non-Executive CTO at Raven Controls as part of growth strategy

Raven, the real time incident management software has appointed Gavin Dutch as Non-Executive Chief Technology Officer. The appointment follows Raven’s successful deployment at this year’s...
From left - Paul Devlin, Investment Manager, Mercia Fund Managers and Ian Stevenson, CEO Cyan Forensics

Cyan Forensics raises almost £1m in latest funding round

Scottish startup Cyan Forensics, which develops digital forensic technology to help law enforcement catch criminals faster, has closed a £900,000 investment round led by...
Ian Reid

CENSIS receives a further £9.25million funding package

CENSIS, the centre of excellence for sensing, imaging systems, and the internet of things (IoT), has received a £9.25-million, five-year funding package to cement...
Dr Bob Currie

Smarter Grid Solutions opens two global R&D labs to accelerate product development

Smarter Grid Solutions, a provider of distributed energy resource management software has opened two research and development laboratories in its Glasgow and New York offices. The laboratories are linked together to...
Steve Tigar

Money Dashboard on track to record turnover of over £1million

Money Dashboard, the free personal finance app with almost half a million downloads, is gearing up for its next phase of growth following a...
Brian Corcoran

Turing Fest announce finalists for first-ever Scottish Tech Startup Awards

The first-ever Scottish Tech Startup Awards will be announced on Thursday 29 November at the Awards Party at Edinburgh’s iconic Central Hall. The awards recognise the...

TravelNest invests £7 million to establish Edinburgh operation

Over 80 skilled jobs will be created in Edinburgh thanks to travel technology SME, TravelNest, investing £7 million to establish its operations in Edinburgh Public Finance...
From left - Trina Solar VP John Ding and Sunamp CEO Andrew Bissell

Sunamp and Trina Solar sign MoU to collaborate on energy saving solution for global...

Thermal energy storage specialist Sunamp has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Chinese company Trina Solar, a world-leading total solution provider for solar...
Jamie Graves, ZoneFox and Niki McKenzie, Archangels

Scottish cyber security firm acquired by US based Fortinet

Edinburgh-based cyber security software specialist, ZoneFox, has been sold by its shareholders – including Scottish business angel investment syndicates, Archangels and TriCap, Scottish Investment Bank...
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Video: How can a Scottish business save the rainforest?  – High Growth Scotland with...

How do we save the rainforest? One Edinburgh-based company is translating a decade of research and development into on-the-ground impact. Dr Murray Collins and Dr Ed...
Ed Broussard, co-founder and chief executive of Mudano. Credit - VisitScotland / Kenny Lam, all rights reserved

Software firm receives £2.6 million R & D grant to help establish AI project...

Nearly 40 highly skilled jobs will be created in Edinburgh following £6.9 million investment in innovative software by business consultancy company Mudano. Economy and Finance...
John Warner

Battery industry leader Dr John Warner joins Dukosi as Board Advisor

Dukosi, the developer of cell based battery management solutions has appointed of Dr John Warner as an advisor to the company’s Board. Detroit-based Warner has over...

US-based Shure Incorporated expands with Scottish acquisition

Shure Incorporated, the global microphones and audio electronics manufacturer has entered the Scottish market with the acquisition of Edinburgh-based TES Electronic Solutions Limited. With this...
From left - Carolyn Barbour & Ross Findlay

Boundary bolsters team as it prepares to revolutionise smart home security

Smart home security specialist, Boundary, has strengthened its expert team with key hires as it prepares to launch its innovative smart alarm system. Founder of...
Kindaba Team - Lizzie Brough, Rob Gelb, Will Wright

Kindaba secures investment from Skyscanner founder to target famtech market

Kindaba, a private visual messenger for families, has secured investment from Gareth Williams ahead of their £300,000 equity crowd-funding campaign. Kindaba helps customers stay connected with...
Graeme Smith

Amazon creates space for 250 new jobs as it increases capacity of Scotland Development...

Amazon is to expand its Development Centre in Scotland, creating space for an additional 250 new roles dedicated to research and development (R&D) in the...
The Games Without Frontiers team

Games Without Frontiers takes first steps to establish international reseller network

Scottish business simulation start-up Games Without Frontiers (GWOF) has established a reseller network which covers the UK and has now gone international for the...
Seonaidh MacDonald

Pufferfish appoints new Chairman to assist with growth

Following on from their third round of funding led by VC firm Par Equity, interactive spherical display solutions supplier, Pufferfish has appointed Seonaidh MacDonald as Chairman. The...
Jack James Marlow

Influx of new talent helps Scottish space company lift off

Skyrora, the Scottish firm on track to launch some of the UK’s first orbital rockets in the new commercial space race has hired four...
Rachel Jones, CEO and Founder of legal tech start-up SnapDragon

Founders Series – Rachel Jones, CEO and Founder of legal tech start-up SnapDragon

What does your company do? Founded in 2015 by Rachel Jones, SnapDragon is disrupting the global IP market with its intelligent monitoring system, Swoop, which...

Kim McAllister Column

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Video: How can a Scottish business save the rainforest?  – High Growth Scotland with...

How do we save the rainforest? One Edinburgh-based company is translating a decade of research and development into on-the-ground impact. Dr Murray Collins and Dr Ed...

Wha's like us? – High Growth Scotland with Kim McAllister

The image of Scotland abroad has always fascinated me, ever since I was little and met some local kids in the pool in Florida....

Talking in code – High Growth Scotland with Kim McAllister

Coding. Can you do it? It’s the one skill I wish I could learn – it’s the one skill most of us should learn. I was at ScotSoft yesterday,...
Colin Hewitt

Floating along on the fintech wave – High Growth Scotland with Kim McAllister

There’s a certain kudos from being there when… The Cavern in Liverpool, the iPod unveiling, Andy Murray’s primary class… they all marked the start...

Going international – High Growth Scotland with Kim McAllister

Here’s an example of how small the world is. Today’s column in an interview with Steve Dawson, who’s flying over from New York to speak...

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Graeme Jones, Chief Executive, Scottish Financial Enterprise

Carlyle Executive Interview Series – Graeme Jones, Chief Executive, Scottish Financial Enterprise

The Scottish Financial Enterprise Annual Dinner will be held in Glasgow on Thursday 25th October, where the winners of the Scottish Financial Services Award...