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The Tech Climbers Story

Celebrating and supporting scaling tech businesses across the UK 

WHAT IS TECH CLIMBERS?

TECH CLIMBERS IS AN ANNUAL LIST PUBLISHED BY ACTIVE PROFILE IN PARTNERSHIP WITH BUSINESSCLOUD AND TECHBLAST TO SHOWCASE SCALABLE, INNOVATIVE, PRODUCT-LED TECHNOLOGY BUSINESSES IN GROWTH REGIONS ACROSS THE UK. 

TECH CLIMBERS IS AN ANNUAL LIST PUBLISHED BY ACTIVE PROFILE IN PARTNERSHIP WITH BUSINESSCLOUD AND TECHBLAST TO SHOWCASE SCALABLE, INNOVATIVE, PRODUCT-LED TECHNOLOGY BUSINESSES IN GROWTH REGIONS ACROSS THE UK.

First launched in 2019, Tech Climbers created an inaugural list and celebration in Liverpool City Region with founding partners, Growth Platform, and the Activate business support programme. Since then, we have welcomed a range of partners including tech investors, local government inward investment, and prestigious academic institutions.

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Our mission and goals

The Tech Climbers mission is to showcase and champion scaling tech businesses within growth regions across the UK. We aim to:

Shine a bright light on UK tech scale-ups making positive change.

Encourage sector growth by facilitating connection between influential businesses and individuals. 

Emphasise the impact of support, investment and networks in our regions. 

Connect the project to the sector globally and highlight its potential to change lives. 

Why Tech climbers is important

  • "Our city region is home to some of the most innovative and trailblazing businesses in the UK tech industry. This initiative brings those businesses to the forefront of conversation and showcases what our region has to offer."
    Tony Corby
    Sector Manager, Leeds City Region Combined Authority
  • "Tech Climbers really brings to life what we were trying to do; shout about the great innovative ‘product-led’ tech businesses in the City Region."
    Helen Cross
    Digital and Creative Sector Lead, Growth Platform, Liverpool City Region
  • "Tech Climbers is an exciting collaboration, showcasing one of the biggest drivers of our local economies - technology. We profile the ambitious people behind the products, teams and technology and create a view of region-growth."
    Anna Heyes
    CEO, Active Profile

Tech Climbers would not be possible without our national partners

The Data City
TechUK
HubSpot

Locations

tech climbers near you

Greater Manchester

LIVERPOOL CITY REGION

Yorkshire

Get in touch to enquire about a Tech Climbers in your region

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