Tech start-up founder donates legendary rugby kit to high school

Former Welsh rugby international and now tech entrepreneur Gemma Hallet has donated the legendary Welsh Colleges Girls Ruby Kit to Hawthorn High School. Having won 35 rugby caps for Wales and spent five years coaching the Welsh Colleges Girls rugby team, Gemma recently backed the Pontypridd-based school by giving them the kit. Gemma is the...

Chatbot platform secures nearly £600,000 of investment

Artificial intelligence technology start-up We Build Bots has amassed more than £575,000 of investment in a bid to accelerate the growth of its chatbot platform. The company, which has offices in Cardiff and Bristol, had aimed to raise £500,000 through crowdfunding platform Seedrs but surpassed this goal within 50 days. Valued at £2 million, it...

Blog: Getting technical in Wales

Thanks to more than £115m of venture capital invested in Welsh tech start-ups since 2012, Wales is currently enjoying unprecedented economic expansion in its digital sector – making it an excellent time to consider starting up a business here. There’s no doubt in my mind that Wales is an ideal location to launch a tech...

Towergate launches new online travel insurance platform in Wales

Financial services firm Towergate Group has launched a new platform that allows brokers to develop affordable and tailored travel insurance plans. Based in Cardiff, Insure2Travel provides travel brokers, travel agents and tour operators with an online portal to deliver annual and short period travel insurance quickly and easily. Through the website, companies are able to save...

Cardiff-based fintech firm launches private investment network

Welsh fintech start-up Delio has launched a private investment community that will help its members expand their distribution capabilities and deal flows. Called DelioConnect, the community provides financial companies and professionals with access to trusted partners they can engage, connect and communicate with. They can also use the community to identify potential sources of capital and exciting...

Wrexham innovation centre announces new appointments

The Wrexham Enterprise Hub has appointed three new team members to develop its facilities and services before launching over the next few months. Carl Turner has joined the centre as its community manager, while Pete Rogers and Victoria Williams will support him as community assistants. Having formerly worked for NatWest Bank as a community manager,...

Page 1 of 41234