All posts by: Lopa Patel

Nominations have opened for the Top 100 Asian Stars in UK Tech 2018 which is published by Diversity UK in association with the Ethnic Minority Foundation, KPMG and NewAsianPost. Now in its fourth year, the list celebrates the contribution made...
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  • Creative Industries Federation Global Trade Report
A new report published by the Creative Industries Federation warns of danger to brand Britain following Brexit. Nearly 80% of the UK’s Creative Industries are not confident that Britain will maintain its leading global reputation post-Brexit. As negotiations continue, the...
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Tech North and EY launched the Northern Digital Jobs Strategy, a plan to eradicate the North’s digital skills crisis, on 24th January 2018 with eight recommendations designed to increase supply of digital tech talent. In 2017 there were 168,671 digital tech...
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Tech companies looking to improve skin cancer diagnosis, open up access to insurance markets and revolutionise the social care industry were among 10 innovative tech start-ups that bid for investment at an event focusing on artificial intelligence hosted by the...
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A number of Asians in the technology sector were recognised in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours List 2018: awards included OBEs for Suranga Chandratillake, formerly the US Chief Technology Officer of Autonomy and now General Partner at venture capital firm...
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Deloitte has announced the winners of the 2017 UK Technology Fast 50 awards with Deliveroo named the overall winner with an average growth rate of 107,117 per cent over the last four years. The awards, now in their twentieth year,...
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The UK’s booming creative industries made a record contribution to the economy in 2016, new statistics show. Industries including advertising and marketing, arts and film, TV and radio, and museums and galleries are all part of this thriving economic sector, which...
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Leeds-based James Gupta, one of the Top 100 Asian Stars in UK Tech 2017, was last night (16th November 2017)  announced as one of the 10 winners of the Tech North Northern Stars after a Dragon’s Den style pitching event...
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Deliveroo, the restaurant meal delivery service co-founded by Greg Orlowski and William Shu, has raised $480 million dollars in Series F funding led by funds and accounts advised by T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc. and Fidelity Management & Research Company,...
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The New Entrepreneurs Foundation (NEF) announced today (15th November 2017) that it has joined forces with the Centre for Entrepreneurs (CFE) to create a new combined “entrepreneurial powerhouse”. NEF, whose vision is to transform UK business by developing the entrepreneurial...
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