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Oxfordshire’s 101 Fastest Growing Software Startups

At Best Startup London we track over 100,000 London based startups and over 500,000 people who hold key positions in these companies. We use this directory of startups to highlight top employees, founders and organisations we think deserve more appreciation than they are currently getting.

We’ve ranked the top 101 Software companies in Oxfordshire. The companies, startups and institutions listed in this article are all exceptional companies, well worth a follow. We have included links to their websites, socials and CrunchBase (if you’re interested in their financials).

We selected the organisations listed in this article based on:

  • Track record
  • Executive leadership
  • Market share
  • Innovation
  • ESG rating

Our Data – We source our data from OSINT (open source intelligence) and public directories such as CrunchbaseSemRush and many more. The data from these sources should be treated with a degree of caution and verified yourself.

Top Software Companies & Startups (Oxfordshire)


Sophos

FoundersJan Hruska, Kristof Hagerman, Peter Lammer
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Sophos develops network security and threat management products to protect organizations against malicious acts.


Ultromics

FoundersPaul Leeson, Ross Upton
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Ultromics clinicians and engineers working together to set new standards for world-class cardiovascular diagnostic tools.


OBS Medical

FoundersUnknown
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OBS Medical develop algorithms for the early and advanced detection of patient deterioration for proactive healthcare.


Navenio

FoundersAgathoniki Trigoni, Timothy Weil
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Navenio is a software company that provides location positioning services for indoor environments through its mobile app.


Mind Foundry

FoundersMichael Osborne, Stephen Roberts
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Mind Foundry is an Oxford University company that has developed an AI platform to solve the world’s most important problems.


Oxehealth

FoundersLionel Tarassenko
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SaaS workflow solution gives carers and custodians more time for hands on care where and when it’s needed most.


Diffblue

FoundersDaniel Kroening, Peter Schrammel
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An Oxford spin-out using AI to write code, starting with Java unit test suites that catch errors earlier and faster in a DevOps pipeline.


Mirada Medical

FoundersMichael Brady
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Mirada Medical is a prominent global brand in medical imaging software. Mirada’s innovative software solutions are routinely used in


Optellum

FoundersTimor Kadir
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Optellum develops an imaging biomarker for smart lung cancer detection.


Adestra

FoundersHenry Hyder-Smith, Steve Denner
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Adestra is a trusted provider of First-Person Marketing solutions for global and growing brands.


Living Optics

FoundersMuhammad Firmansyah, Robin Wang, Zachary Yerushalmi
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Living Optics is an imaging technology company.


ONI

FoundersAchillefs Kapanidis, Bo Jing
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ONI is a pioneer of super-resolution microscopy, making this advanced technology accessible to new generations of researchers.


StreetDrone

FoundersMark Preston, Mike Potts
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StreetDrone is a full-stack autonomous technology developer


Miura Systems

FoundersRicky Garrido
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Miura Systems provides secure electronic payment hardware for the retail, hospitality, financial, government and healthcare markets.


Oxbotica

FoundersIngmar Posner, Paul Newman
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Oxbotica powers the navigation, perception, user interface, fleet management, and other features needed to run self-driving vehicles.


Zegami

FoundersRoger Noble, Samuel Conway, Stephen Taylor
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Delivering explainable AI faster and more accurately. Zegami are end-to-end imaging AI specialists combining unique tools and ML services


Iothic

FoundersChristopher Autry
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Iothic provides IoT end-to-end systems with post-quantum resistant security and a full interoperability communication platform.


Intelligent Ultrasound

FoundersAlison Noble, Andrew Barker, Andy Hill, Aris Papageorghiou
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Intelligent Ultrasound develops software that improves the quality, reliability, and diagnostic power of medical ultrasound.


HypaShip

FoundersNeil Gold
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HypaShip’s Delivery Management platform allows retailers and fulfilment houses to manage all of their carriers in a single application.


eSafe Global

FoundersAndrew Ramsden
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A safeguarding software company.


Machine Discovery

FoundersGianluca Gregori, Muhammad Firmansyah, Sam Vinko
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Machine Discovery is a University of Oxford spin-out commercializing new machine learning technology.


Covatic

FoundersNicholas Pinks, Robert Dunbar, Stuart Timms
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Covatic is the use of mobile based algorithms to bring smart personalisation to apps.


PQShield

FoundersAli El Kaafarani
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At PQShield, we help customers transition their product lines from legacy RSA and Elliptic Curve cryptography to quantum-safe standards.


Oxford Drug Design

FoundersGraham Richards
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Oxford Drug Design focuses on developing and delivering services and technologies in computer-aided drug discovery.


Legislate

FoundersCharles Brecque
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Legislate makes it easy for non-lawyers to safely create, manage and search lawyer-approved contracts on no legal budget.


MeVitae

FoundersRiham Satti, Vivek Doraiswamy
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Deep tech company helping companies find talent smarter, faster and fairer without unconscious or algorithmic bias.


OmPrompt

FoundersBrian Bolam, Scott Shields
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EDI connectivity, non-EDI document automation, visibility and control solutions in order-to-cash and procure-to-pay processes.


Brill Power

FoundersAdrien Bizeray, Carolyn Hicks, Christoph Birkl, Damien Frost
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Brill Power is a clean-tech platform that develops cutting-edge battery management technology.


Airbox Systems

FoundersWilliam Moore
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Airbox Systems is a comprehensive situational awareness tool for elite professionals.


B2M Solutions

FoundersJulie Purves
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B2M Solutions is the developer of a mobile intelligence platform in real-time.


Plyable

FoundersAdam England, Adam Lofts, Martin Oughton
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Building the definitive global marketplace for composite tooling


HT2 Labs

FoundersBen Betts
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HT2 Labs is the R&D Company for Workplace Digital Learning


Perspectum

FoundersMatthew Robson, Michael Brady, Rajarshi Banerjee, Stefan Neubauer
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Healthcare, Medical Technology, SaaS


Formisimo

FoundersAl Mackin, Tom New
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Formisimo is a cloud-based analytics solution that improves online checkouts and online forms.


Brainomix

FoundersAndrew Barker, Michalis Papadakis
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Brainomix specializes in the creation of AI-powered imaging biomarkers that enable precision medicine for better treatment decisions


NorthRow

FoundersAdrian Black, Olli Astley
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NorthRow helps businesses to efficiently protect themselves from financial crime, from failures to comply with related legislation.


Vidrona

FoundersAshutosh Natraj
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Vidrona is a British AI Based Predictive Prescriptive Analytics Company for the Utilities. It helps utilities to increase RoI.


EngageSciences

FoundersIain Short, Lee Shepstone, Richard Jones
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EngageSciences is a marketing engagement platform that collects first party data at enormous scale on behalf of brands and media companies.


Aeriandi

FoundersMatthew Bryars, Tom Harwood
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An Oxford, UK-based provider of voice security solutions .


Enistic

FoundersDarryl Mattocks
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Enistic designs and manufactures its own range of smart-meters, software and end-to-end aM&T solutions.


Educake

FoundersCharley Darbishire
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Educake Science is transforming homework and classwork with its easy-to-use online formative assessment.


Achilles Group

FoundersUnknown
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Achilles Group provides identification, qualification, evaluation, and monitoring services for managing supply chain risk.


Helveta

FoundersPatrick Newton
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Helveta provides supply chain and asset management software for food and timber industries.


Sasets.com

FoundersIan Taylor
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Cloud based mobile logistics platform for the civil engineering industry


PriceSynergy.IO

FoundersTim Ford
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Delivering powerful online adverting data to make informed decisions.


impact RI Ltd

FoundersMark Ricketts
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Software that delivers Amplified Intelligence


Project Tide

FoundersUnknown
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A smartphone app that improves the accuracy and impact of healthcare rapid diagnostic tests.


ProReal

FoundersDavid Tinker
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ProReal has developed an avatar-based, virtual-world software platform.


Sustainable Power

FoundersAshley moore
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Sustainable Power is specialising in the development and production of high efficiency mCHP co-generating appliances.


DeepReason.ai

FoundersEmanuel Sallinger, Georg Gottlob, Stéphane Reissfelder
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The Knowledge Graph Platform with unparalleled reasoning power – Spinout of Oxford University Computer Science department


Aker Systems

FoundersUnknown
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Aker Systems provide highly secure enterprise data platforms to large organisations.


ProspectSoft

FoundersAndrew Ardron
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ProspectSoft provides Stock-Aware CRM and e-commerce software specially designed for Distributors, Manufacturers and Wholesalers.


Oxford Onco-Therapeutics

FoundersUnknown
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AI driven personalised cancer treatment


Ingenta

FoundersMark Rowse
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Ingenta is a software provider to the publishing industry.


Boardworks Ltd

FoundersJulie Kilcoyne
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Boardworks teaching software covers the entire UK


Foresight Works

FoundersAtif Ansar
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Foresight Works is dedicated to dramatically amplifying your organisation’s ability to manage and execute megaprojects of any complexity


EcoSync

FoundersUnknown
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EcoSync offers cloud-based platform helping commercial buildings to stop heating empty rooms.


Grid-Tools

FoundersUnknown
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Grid-Tools is a provider of enterprise test data management, automated test design and optimization software solutions.


Vision Factory

FoundersKaren Simonyan, Max Jaderberg
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Vision Factory is creating the future of visual search and recognition products.


The Defence Works

FoundersEddie Whittingham
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The Defence Works is a leading provider of Security Awareness Training and Simulated Phishing


Bookwhen

FoundersUnknown
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Bookwhen is a developer of scheduling software for taking online bookings for ongoing events like classes, courses and workshops.


Gladstone

FoundersUnknown
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Gladstone offers leisure management software.


Dynium Robot

FoundersCharles Kirby, Christopher Marshall
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Dynium provides fruit growers with yield and sizing insights.


RowAnalytics Ltd

FoundersRowan Gardner, Steve Gardner
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RowAnalytics is a complex data analytics company specialising in digital health, precision medicine, genomics and semantic search


Numerical Algorithms Group

FoundersUnknown
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The Numerical Algorithms Group (NAG) delivers high quality numerical computing software and high performance computing (HPC) services.


Space-Eyes

FoundersJatin S. Bains
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Space-Eyes business model offers radar satellite as-a service.


CoreFiling

FoundersPhilip Allen
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CoreFiling is a fintech company that helps enterprises and regulators seamlessly meet the challenges of regulatory and business reporting.


Host My Portfolio

FoundersUnknown
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Host My Portfolio is an online platform that gives options for creating a portfolio.


ULS technology

FoundersAndrew Weston, Ebadat Hossain
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ULS technology provides online B2B platforms for the UK conveyancing and financial intermediary markets.


Sitekit

FoundersCampbell Grant
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Sitekit is a digital health software company


VoCoVo

FoundersUnknown
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VoCoVo is a provider of communication solutions to transform business.


2ndQuadrant

FoundersSimon Riggs
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2ndQuadrant provides solutions for mission critical PostgreSQL databases, ensuring high availability, backup & disaster recovery, & more.


Infinitesima Ltd

FoundersUnknown
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Infinitesima Ltd is a company that uses Rapid Probe Microscopy to provide nano-scale images with information in less than a second.


iSOFT

FoundersUnknown
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iSOFT focuses on the development of technology and software solutions for the healthcare industry.


Xn Leisure Systems

FoundersUnknown
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Xn Leisure Systems develops and designs leisure management software solutions for the leisure industry.


Curatr

FoundersUnknown
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Create social online courses for your workforce


Amadeus Software

FoundersUnknown
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Amadeus Software is an IT company that deals with data science, SAS software, managed services and SAS training.


Voicescape

FoundersUnknown
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Voicescape help social landlords to build sustainable tenancies by combining behavioural science, data analysis and technology.


Moneyscope

FoundersRichard Allum
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MoneyScope is a service that helps people maximize their cash flow and helps get them a proper cash settlement in court cases.


ChannelUnity

FoundersMark Newby, Matthew Ross
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ChannelUnity provides services to online retailers worldwide and develops mobile and desktop applications for third parties.


Vision Teknology UK

FoundersUnknown
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VTUK is the UK’s leading independent property software company.


Upay

FoundersUnknown
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Mobile App, Payments, Loyalty, Promotions,


Imaginera

FoundersUnknown
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Imaginera’s combination of real-world business experience and technical expertise offers you a unique, cost-effective opportunity.


The Compliance Map

FoundersUnknown
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The Compliance Map engages in the development of next-generation product and chemical environmental compliance solutions.


Zynap

FoundersUnknown
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Zynap Provides talent management software solutions for organizations in the United Kingdom and internationally.


P&L Software Systems

FoundersUnknown
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P&L Software Systems is provides waste management software for customers worldwide.


TECHNIA

FoundersUnknown
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TECHNIA is an information technology and services company that specializes in design, analysis and Manufacturing.


Garbott

FoundersJoseph Garbett
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Premium bespoke website Design, development and application solutions


Box Technologies

FoundersRussell Willcox
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Customer experience solutions provide


Aris Technologies

FoundersUnknown
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Aris Technologies offers gaming platforms, digital art and animation services for desktop, web, mobile applications.


Oxsensis

FoundersUnknown
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Oxsensis is a manufacturer of optical sensors for pressure, vibration, temperature, and multiple parameters.


Red Technology Solutions

FoundersUnknown
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Red Technology Solutions is a multichannel retail & B2B e-commerce software provider company.


Yippee! Entertainment Ltd

FoundersUnknown
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Yippee Entertainment is a multi-award-winning software developer and digital publisher based in the heart of MediaCityUK.


Ohutu

FoundersUnknown
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SaaS, web app, mobile app


Bluepark Solutions

FoundersUnknown
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Welcome to Bluepark Solution’s Pinterest boards. Bluepark’s ecommerce software provides fully featured online shop solutions.


RM plc

FoundersUnknown
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RM plc provides software for educational institutions.


Propertyfile

FoundersUnknown
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PropertyFile is an online communications tool that connects you with your customers.


InfoBasis

FoundersUnknown
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InfoBasis provides skills-based learning and development software solutions.


iSOFT Group

FoundersPatrick Cryne
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iSOFT develops and supplies software applications and services to the healthcare sector.


Baycloud Systems

FoundersMike O’Neill, Valerie O’Neill
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Baycloud Systems develops scalable systems that help companies build relationships with potential customers based on trust and respect.


Thinking Software

FoundersUnknown
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Thinking Software is a U.K.-based company that supplies workforce management and time and attendance solutions in enterprises.

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