How can we scale a start up to take on Google at its own game?

It’s hard to sell a concept ahead of its time, to secure the funding needed to get it off the ground.

A computer science student created a ground-breaking algorithm to deliver on the holy grail of visual search. We helped this solo innovator to punch above her weight, acting as a strategic partner in the shadows. We brought together expertise in design, brand building and growth strategy. Together, we turned a big idea into a compelling story and business proposition.

Six years later, she’s been awarded an MBE and the company is raising its third investment round with a valuation of £20m.