Top 15 supportive start-ups

Top 15 supportive start-ups

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We’ve been busy compiling a list of our top start-ups at movemeon – based on popularity among our members – and the results are in! In this third part of our series, we look at startups that have made the daily things you do easier.

Need to get a cab, but don’t want to wait in the middle of the night hailing a black cab? Gett can do that for you. “Disruptive” may be a cliche – but they have brought positive change to the way we conduct our daily lives. Many of these companies are hiring right now on movemeon – so have a look at to our dedicated jobs page for all roles on movemeon.

Chauffeur-Prive

Website: http://www.chauffeur-prive.com/

Industry: Internet

Team size: 51-200 employees

Founder: Omar Benmoussa

Founded: 2012

Chauffeur-Prive has created a mobile application (available on iPhone, Android and Windows Phone) that allows you to order, immediately or in advance, a luxury car with a driver.

Commuterclub

Website: https://www.commuterclub.co.uk/

Industry: Financial Services

Team size: 11-50 employees

Founders: Petko Plachkov

Founded: 2013

Transforming how commuters access public transport, creating a subscription model for commuting. Based in London, United Kingdom, CommuterClub offers a software solution that enables businesses to manage season ticket schemes.

Convargo

Website: https://www.convargo.com/

Industry: Transportation/Trucking/Railroad

Team size: 11-50 employees

Founders: Maxime Legardez

Founded: 2016

Convargo’s platform connects shippers with local carriers, including facilitating the booking process. This is the latest attempt to bring Uber-like convenience to the shipping industry, by connecting shippers with truckers.

Flywheel Sports

Website: https://www.flywheelsports.com/

Industry: Health, Wellness and Fitness

Team size: 1,001-5,000 employees

Founder: Ruth Zukerman

Founded: 2010

Flywheel was founded by a passionate team of fitness experts, dedicated to re-inventing the indoor cycling experience through camaraderie, technology, music and, most importantly, fun. 

Gett UK

Website: https://gett.com/uk/

Founder: Roi More, Dave Waiser

Founded: 2010

Gett is a global ride-sharing app built on a simple idea – if you treat drivers better, they will treat riders better. Fueled by the best drivers, Gett sets the standard for quality.

GoCardless

Website: https://gocardless.com/

Industry: Payments / FinTech

Team size: 51-200 employees

Founders: Hiroki Takeuchi, Matt Robinson

Founded: 2011

GoCardless is a UK-based next generation payments company that makes collecting payments by Direct Debit easy for everyone, from individuals to multi-national corporations in the UK, Europe and globally. 

Hostmaker

Website: https://hostmaker.co/

Industry: Leisure, Travel & Tourism 

Team size: 51-200 employees

Founder: Nakul Sharma

Founded: 2014

Launched in July 2014, Hostmaker is a technology-driven hospitality management company that takes the hassle out of managing short-term rentals for homeowners by offering a consistent, high-quality service. 

Lifestyler 

Website: https://www.lifestyler.me

Founders: Debbie Wosskow, Anna Jones

Founded: 2017

Lifestyler is a social booking site which enables any individual to discover, connect and book their next lifestyle professional. A professional can create a unique profile that syncs with existing social media accounts such as Facebook, Instagram, Youtube & Twitter. 

Lantum

Website: https://lantum.com/

Industry: Healthcare

Founders: Melissa Morris, William Hoyer Millar

Founded: 2012

Lantum makes it easier for healthcare providers and sessional doctors to connect and build long-lasting professional relationships – without the need for expensive and bureaucratic, third-party agencies. We started life as Network Locum in 2012.

Nutmeg

Website: https://www.nutmeg.com/

Industry: Financial Services

Team size: 51-200 employees

Founders: Nick Hungerford, William Todd

Founded: 2010

Nutmeg is changing the way people manage their money. Specialising in investments, ISAs and pensions, Nutmeg’s online investment management service is intelligent, straightforward and fair.

Osper

Website: https://osper.com/

Industry: Financial Services

Team size: 11-50 employees

Founder: Alick Varma

Founded: 2012

Osper is a prepaid debit card and mobile banking service empowering young people to manage their money responsibly by instilling good financial habits from an early age. 

Rakuten Fits Me

Website: https://fits.me/

Industry: Apparel & Fashion

Team size: 51-200 employees

Founders: Paul Pällin & Heikki Haldre

Founded: 2009

Fit Origin is the ultimate fit recommendation solution for eCommerce fashion retailers which puts fit and body shapes at the heart of the online shopping experience. It combines garment data and shopper data to determine which size garment will fit them, the way they want to wear it.

Ruuby

Website: https://ruuby.com/

Industry: Health, Wellness and Fitness

Team size: 2-10 employees

Founder: Venetia Archer

Founded: 2015

Ruuby is London’s first digital beauty concierge, offering five-star beauty services to private clients, corporates, hotel groups and luxury concierge services. 

Rostran Nannies

Website: https://www.rostrannannies.com/

Founder: Rostran Aldana & Yahaira

Founded: 2016

Rostran Nannies are an established nanny agent and a privately owned company. They are developed as an agency to find and refer the best of these candidates for your childcare needs.


We hope you enjoyed this third part of our start-up series, we’ll shortly be releasing the fourth part which will be ranking a different type of start-ups. If you’re interested in start-ups then have a look at some of our start-up related articles below: 

 

 

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