London firms make LinkedIn’s top ‘industry disruptors’ list

Deliveroo, GoCardless and Monzo are among the 25 companies that make up LinkedIn’s ‘industry disruptors you need to know’ list.

LinkedIn has released a report profiling the ‘25 most in-demand start-ups operating in the UK’.

In order to be eligible, companies must be at most 10 years old, have at least 100 employees, remain independent and privately held and have completed at least one round of venture-backed funding.

Working alongside CB Insights to pull a global list of nearly 25,000 eligible venture-backed companies, the social network has whittled it down to the top 25 that are making the biggest impact in the UK.

London-headquartered Challenger bank Monzo was ranked in first place with a value of £87m, followed by consumer services specialist Perkbox in second place and co-working provider WeWork in third.

The list is as follows:

1.       Monzo

2.       Perkbox

3.       WeWork

4.       Improbable

5.       Deliveroo

6.       Airbnb

7.       Uber

8.       Funding Circle

9.       Babylon health

10.   Touch Surgery

11.   Farfetch

12.   TransferWise

13.   Darktrace

14.   Atom bank

15.   GoCardless

16.   Yopa

17.   Hootsuite

18.   Carwow

19.   Quiqup

20.   Secret Escapes

21.   RateSetter

22.   WorldRemit

23.   HelloFresh

24.   Graze

25.   Iwoca

You can view the full report here.