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Silicon Valley Comes to the UK (SVC2UK), a not-for-profit organisation whose mission is to improve the economic climate for entrepreneurs across Britain, has unveiled the first of its 100 UK companies which it believes will reach £100m in revenue within three to five years.

The so-called “100 Club” has been handpicked by SVC2UK experts via a multi-selection process, and consists of CEOs likely to build global businesses worth £100m in the next three to five years.

The selection panel was a veritable Who’s-Who of investors and enterprise experts such as Amadeus Capital’s Hermann Hauser, Index Ventures’ Saul Klein, Spotify’s Shakhil Khan and many others, including, of course, SVC2UK co-chair Sherry Coutu herself.

SVC2UK has, over the last week, held workshops, masterclasses and lectures to debate today’s most disruptive technologies. The new “100 Club” entrepreneurs were also invited to attend a CEO Summit at the end of last week, where they were given advice by serial entrepreneurs and investors on how they could scale their businesses.

The list of the 100 Club includes, so far:

  1. Affectv (Glen Calvert)
  2. AlexandAlexa.com (Alex Theophanous)
  3. Artfinder (Jonas Almgren)
  4. Asset Match Limited (Iain Baillie)
  5. Axol Bioscience Limited (Yichen Shi)
  6. Base79 (Ashley MacKenzie)
  7. Boticca (Avid Larizadeh)
  8. Bright*Sun (Stephen Piron)
  9. Cause4 (Michelle Wright)
  10. CertiVox UK Ltd. (Brian Spector)
  11. ConcretePlatform (Tristan Rogers)
  12. Coveritas Limited (Sean Redmond)
  13. DataShaka (Richard Edwards)
  14. EDITD (Julia Fowler)
  15. EVRYTHNG Limited (Niall Murphy)
  16. Greenman Gaming (Paul Sulyok)
  17. HealthUnlocked (Armanet Jorge)
  18. HybridCluster (Luke Marsden)
  19. import.io (David White)
  20. i2O Water (Adam Kingdon)
  21. Insane Logic (Zoe Peden)
  22. Intelesant (Jonathan Burr)
  23. itradein.com Ltd (Gerry OReilly)
  24. Jostle Corporation (Brad Palmer)
  25. Kiosked Ltd (Micke Paqvalén)
  26. Love Home Swap (Debbie Wosskow)
  27. Lulu (Alison Schwartz)
  28. Lumi Mobile (Richard Taylor)
  29. M Squared Lasers (Graeme Malcolm)
  30. Marmalade (Harvey Elliott)
  31. Masabi (Ben Whitaker)
  32. Medikidz (Kate Hersov)
  33. Neomobile (Gianluca D’Agostino)
  34. NewVoiceMedia (Jonathan Gale)
  35. onefinestay (Greg Marsh)
  36. Ontrac Ltd (Martyn Cuthbert)
  37. Pocketprof (Peter Hames)
  38. PsychologyOnline (Barnaby Perks)
  39. Realex Payments (Colm Lyon)
  40. RedBite Solutions (Alex Wong)
  41. Rightster (Charlie Muirhead)
  42. Seedrs (Jeff Lynn)
  43. ServerSpace Limited (Tim Dufficy)
  44. Signkick (Sebastiaan Heijne)
  45. Skimlinks (Joe Stepniewski)
  46. Skyscanner (Barry Smith)
  47. sofar sounds (Rocky Start)
  48. Somo (Ben Wynn)
  49. SuperAwesome Ltd (Tom Impallomeni)
  50. SwiftKey (Ben Medlock)
  51. Synthesio (Catriona Oldershaw)
  52. Teddle (Alexandra Depledge)
  53. Test and Verification Solutions Ltd (Mike Bartley)
  54. TransferWise (Taavet Hinrikus)
  55. TranslateMedia (Patrick Eve)
  56. Tray.io (Rich Waldron)
  57. TrialReach (Pablo Graiver)
  58. Trustev (Pat Phelan)
  59. WAYN (Where Are You Now?) (Peter Ward)
  60. Wifarer (Philip Stanger)
  61. Worldwide Computer Company (Charity Engine) (Mark McAndrew)
  62. YPlan (Viktoras Jucikas)
  63. Zopa (Giles Andrews)

Watch this space to discover the remaining companies.

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