Changing Industries

Brightbridge Ventures

Dan Cobley, Mark Onyett


Facts

Founded:
2014
HQ:
Accelerate West, 1 Hammersmith Broadway, London W6 9DL

Brightbridge is an incubator that helps to build fintech businesses. The venture arm of Blenheim Chalcot, Brightbridge provides capital and hands-on support to startups. In 2015 the company oversaw the launch of credit checker ClearScore.com, financing comparison site BusinessFinanceCompared.com and SalaryFinance.com, which lets employers offer low-cost loans to staff members. The headcount of the incubated businesses has grown from just two in January 2015 to 60 within 12 months.

Click photo to launch slideshow

Photographer: Ana Cuba | Words: Olivia Solon | Editor: Nate Lanxon