AlertMe developed its Smart Home hub so people can control their household appliances and devices using the internet or a smartphone. Its software powers the Hive heating service sold by British Gas. Last year the business moved its headquarters from Cambridge’s Silicon Fen to London’s Silicon Roundabout, to attract the tech-savvy talent it needs to go on growing. Since it was founded in 2006, AlertMe has raised £39m in venture capital from investors including Vantage Point Partners, Chrysalix, Good Energies and Index Ventures. The company grew sales to £18.7m in 2013, under chief executive Mary Turner, 56.
This profile reflects the company at time of publication and does not reflect any changes that may have subsequently occurred. Fast Track and its sponsors do not endorse, guarantee or recommend investment in any of the companies.