Startup Focus: Metis Labs

Here at Accelerator we love hearing about all the new and exciting products being developed by our tech startup community, so we recently sat down with Alex Appelbe, Co-Founder and CEO of Metis Labs to find out more about the [...]

Startup Focus: Metis Labs2019-08-19T11:29:40+00:00

Accelerator Sports Day 2017

Our annual Accelerator Sports Day was the biggest and most competitive one yet! We love getting our community together and so recently invited all our startups in the building to come down to Haggerston Park, to enjoy a big game of Rounders [...]

Accelerator Sports Day 20172017-09-25T12:56:13+00:00

2016 in numbers

The biggest year in our history saw our 29 companies create an impressive 122 new jobs and raise a mind-boggling £8.8 million in funding (55% up on last year). Most excitingly they had a breakthrough year in terms of revenue, [...]

2016 in numbers2016-12-20T13:18:37+00:00

Bui Smoothies

Our Launchpad alumni and London Met students Isatou and Haddy beat hundreds of applicants to the final of NACUE's varsity pitch, after being judged on their businesses Innovation, Market Opportunity and their Financial Viability, and chosen for the Ideas category. Bui Smoothies [...]

Bui Smoothies2016-11-22T14:55:36+00:00

2015 in numbers

The biggest year in our 10 year history saw our 32 companies create a whopping 115 new jobs and raise a mind-boggling £5.7 million in funding. We launched 7 new companies through our summer Launchpad programme and throughout the year [...]

2015 in numbers2016-01-05T13:00:09+00:00

Welcome to SupplHi

This November we welcomed Supplhi to Accelerator. SupplHi is a platform catering to industrial supply chains. We asked its founders about how and why they set up this innovative new platform; and why they chose Accelerator to do it from. [...]

Welcome to SupplHi2015-11-27T10:22:21+00:00

Launchpad blasts off!

Launchpad is London Met’s flagship business start-up programme. Delivered part-time over 10 weeks, it gives passionate students and graduates the knowledge, tools and support needed to test their idea and take it to the next level.   And we’ve just begun with this summer’s cohort! For [...]

Launchpad blasts off!2015-07-09T10:11:49+00:00