164 Sydney Startups you’ll want to work for in 2021

Sydney has a thriving tech ecosystem. Home to the top VC's in the country and the Sydney Startup Hub, this list is a mix of the big names, scaleups and smaller growth-stage stage startups.
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52
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Advanced Navigation

Advanced Navigation specialises in the development of navigation technologies and robotics.
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11
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Agriweb

Transforming cattle and sheep production with farm management software that delivers profitability, provenance and sustainability.
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11
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Airtasker

A community platform connecting people who need to outsource tasks with people who are looking to earn money.
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9
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Assembly Payments

Assembly is a payments engine custom built for marketplaces to generate revenue and exceed growth targets.
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46
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Assignar

Assignar is a cloud based compliance, asset and workforce management platform for highly regulated industries
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39
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Athena

Athena is an Australian home loan platform that helps to get better home loans.
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27
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Atlassian

Tools for teams, from startup to enterprise: Atlassian provides tools to help every team unleash their full potential
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10
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Autopilot

Autopilot is visual marketing software for automating customer journeys
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15
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Baraja

Baraja is a 3D machine vision systems manufacturer.
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13
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BigCommerce

BigCommerce is the world’s leading cloud ecommerce platform for established and rapidly-growing businesses.
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Birdi

The BIRDI platform helps businesses manage drone operations with full compliance, increased safety and at the lowest cost.
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19
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Brighte

Brighte is a credit technology platform offering Australia's easiest way to pay for home energy and home improvements
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-2
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 Staff growth

Campaign Monitor

Campaign Monitor is an email marketing platform that allows marketers to take control of their email program.
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35
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 Staff growth

Canva

Canva is a graphics design platform that allows users to create social media graphics, presentations, posters and visual content.
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9
%
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Car Next Door

An online marketplace, providing a booking system and a range of in-vehicle technologies to make car-sharing safe.
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10
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Cascade Strategy

Cascade Strategy is a tool for running your entire business. From planning your strategy, right through to tracking and execution.
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0
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Checkbox.ai

A platform that allows the creation of decision and workflow automation software for legal and compliance, using only drag and drop.
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 Employees
8
%
 Staff growth

Clinic to Cloud

Clinic to Cloud is a practice and clinical management application designed for specialists and GPs.
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66
%
 Staff growth

Cloud Conformity

A security, compliance, optimisation, automation & continuous assurance tool for AWS.
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65
%
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ClueyLearning

Cluey Learning is an Edtech startup offering tutoring services to school kids of all grades.
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70
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 Staff growth

CoverGenius

Cover Genius is a global insurance technology company.
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0
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Curious Thing AI

Conversational AI, SaaS, Talent Acquisition Software
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29
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Deputy

Deputy is an employee management tool, simplifying scheduling, timesheets, tasks and workplace communication.
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68
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 Staff growth

Different

A platform that facilitates and automates rent payment, organising tenants, maintenance requests, and house inspections.
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29
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Displayr

Displayr is the world’s first complete all-in-one app designed so anyone can analyze, visualize, report, and share insights.
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1
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Domain Group

Domain is a dynamic digital media and technology services business and one of Australia's leading property destinations.
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0
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Done Safe

A cloud-based safety platform helping organisations comply with legislation and enhancing their safety culture.
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Douugh

A 'smart'​ bank account, helping people live financially healthier.
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Dovetail

Dovetail is a cloud-based user research and customer feedback software for the analysis, organisation, collaboration and storage of data.
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13
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EdApp

Ed App is a learning management Company.
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38
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Elmo

ELMO is the talent management software company providing innovative HR cloud technology across the Asia Pacific region.
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12
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Employment hero

Employment Hero operates as an online human resource platform for small and medium-sized businesses.
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97
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Enboarder

Enboarder is a technology company that helps employers create engaging on-boarding experiences for their new employees.
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9
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Expert360

Expert360 Marketplace empower thousands of organisations to build, scale and manage flexible, on-demand workforces.
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63
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Fat Zebra

Fat Zebra is an Internet Payment Gateway established to simplify online credit card payments.
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25
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Finder

Finder is a comparison website, offers comparison details of bank cards, loans, savings, insurance, electricity and gas, and more
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18
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Flare

Flare provides software that manages the onoarding of new employees, payroll, and other HR functions.
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3
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Fluent Commerce

Fluent Commerce a cloud software company focused on smart order management for omnichannel merchants.
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 Employees
27
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 Staff growth

Fluid Intel

FluidIntel specialises in delivering technology- driven fuel supply chain solutions.
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Frollo

Frollo is a purpose driven fintech organisation improving people’s lives through improved financial wellbeing.
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GoCatch

GoCatch is Australia's leading home grown, smartphone based ridesharing and taxi booking platform.
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Harrison.ai

A clinician-led healthcare AI company using deep learning to improve the odds of IVF success for thousands of patients.
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HealthMatch

Health Match is a digital health company that helps transform the way patients connect to clinical trials.
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 Employees
5
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 Staff growth

Hellofresh ANZ

HelloFresh is a food subscription company that sends pre-portioned ingredients to users’ doorstep each week.
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 Employees
7
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 Staff growth

Hipages

hipages is an online marketplace for the home improvement industry.
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 Employees
55
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 Staff growth

Hireup

Harnessing the power of technology to revolutionise the way Australians with disabilities find, hire and manage their support workers.
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 Employees
1
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Home care heroes

Home Care Heroes is a social startup in the aged and disability care industry.
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 Employees
38
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 Staff growth

Hometime

Hometime is an Airbnb Property Management startup
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 Employees
14
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 Staff growth

Hotels Combined

HotelsCombined, a search engine and price comparison website, allows users to discover and compare the prices of hotels.
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27
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 Staff growth

Hyper Anna

Hyper Anna is an Artificial Intelligence powered data analyst.
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 Employees
146
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 Staff growth

Immutable

Immutable is transforming in-game items into a brand new digital asset class.
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 Employees
18
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Indebted

InDebted is a venture-backed financial technology startup focused on changing the debt collection industry.
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1
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Industrie&Co

Industrie&Co helps enterprises and start-ups build innovative, software-powered products, platforms and new businesses.
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0
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Inquisitive

Inquisitive has everything you need to teach History and Geography (F - 6), with Science and Technology now being added.
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0
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InsideSherpa

InsideSherpa hosts free open-access virtual internships allowing students to build career skills and gain experience.
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22
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 Staff growth

Insight Timer

Voted the happiest app in the world, Insight timer offers a free app for meditation and sleep.
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27
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Integrity Life

Our aim is to transform the life insurance industry by building products that actually work.
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2
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Invoice2Go

Invoice2go is the mobile invoicing app that gives small businesses control over their time and business.
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 Employees
17
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 Staff growth

Jobadder

JobAdder provides cutting edge cloud-based recruitment software for anyone who hires people.
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0
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Kasada

Kasada is an innovative enterprise cyber-security company operating globally with offices in Australia, the US and the UK.
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31
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Kayo Sports

Kayo Sports is an over-the-top video streaming subscription service available in Australia.
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 Employees
7
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 Staff growth

Koala

Koala’s mission is to become the smartest way to buy high-quality furniture online.
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3
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Kounta

Stores around the world rely on Kounta’s flexible and scalable cloud-based Point of Sale System.
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24
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LEAP Dev

LEAP Dev is an innovative software development company in the legal tech industry with over 80 in house software engineers.
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6
%
 Staff growth

Lendi

Lendi is a home loan platform that matches borrowers and lenders.
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30
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 Staff growth

Mable

Mable is an online platform where people with disability, or those who are ageing, can find and hire local care and support workers.
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29
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MadPaws

Mad Paws is an Australian startup that connects Pet Owners with trusted, local, and vetted Pet Sitters.
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3
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Mathspace

Mathspace is a global technology leader in personalised maths education.
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23
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MedicalDirector

Australia's leading medical software and information provider processing over 70 million patient consultations every year.
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Metigy

Metigy uses AI and deep learning to deliver real time insights and actions that radically enhance reach and converison
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122
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Morse Micro

Morse Micro is a semiconductor startup developing Wi-Fi HaLow / 802.11ah chips for the Internet of Things (IoT) market.
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46
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Nearmap

An Australian aerial imagery technology and location data company that provides frequently-updated, high-resolution aerial imagery.
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2
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OFX

A trusted global money provider for businesses and individuals, by combining the best of digital experience with a human touch.
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5
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Objective

Objective Corporation is a provider public sector content, collaboration, and process management solutions.
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18
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Oneflare

Oneflare is an online startup that connects customers with home services providers.
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0
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Oneplace

OnePlace Solutions enables people in business to more, simply.
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14
%
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OpenAgent

OpenAgent is a real estate company in Australia.
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12
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Phocas

Phocas solves the data problems of manufacturers, distributors and retailers.
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0
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Plann

Plann is a multi-award winning, powerful Social Media Strategy Suite.
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 Employees
55
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Portt

The Portt platform takes your sourcing activities and supplier contracts and transforms them into strategic business assets.
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 Employees
91
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 Staff growth

Practice Ignition

Practice Ignition is an accounting software that facilitates proposals, payments, insights, scope management, and integrations.
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66
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Propeller

Propeller is a global leader in 3D mapping and data analytics solutions.
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18
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Prospa

Prospa is an Australian owned and operated online lending service provider for small businesses within the region.
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68
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Q-CTRL

Q-CTRL gives you the most effective tools to take control of your quantum hardware.
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27
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Qwilr

Qwilr helps teams create better business documents: easy, fast and beautiful.
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6
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Ratesetter Australia

A P2P lending website allowing users to lend and borrow money directly with each other according to their own interest rates.
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23
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Rezdy

Rezdy is the world’s leading independent SaaS booking and distribution platform for tours and activities.
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20
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Rokt

Rokt is the global leader in ecommerce technology, powering the Transaction Moment™ of best-in-class companies including Live Nation, Groupon, Staples, Lands' End, Fanatics, GoDaddy, Vistaprint, and HelloFresh. Rokt's mission: To make ecommerce smarter, faster, and better.
Sydney, Melbourne
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17
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SafetyCulture

SafetyCulture is a software for mobile workplace safety and quality management.
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44
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SecureCodeWarrior

Secure Code Warrior is a secure coding company for developers.
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26
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 Staff growth

Sendle

Sendle helps small business thrive by making delivery simple, reliable, and affordable.
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51-100
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>1000
 Employees
45
%
 Staff growth

Shippit

Shippit is a powerful shipping engine for modern retailers that saves time, money and removes friction in the delivery process.
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1000
21-50
51-100
101-200
201-500
501-1000
>1000
 Employees
3
%
 Staff growth

Showpo

Showpo operates as an online fashion retailer for women.
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51-100
101-200
201-500
501-1000
>1000
 Employees
13
%
 Staff growth

Simple

Simple is an intelligent marketing platform providing visibility across all marketing activity to improve ROI and drive growth.
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1000
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51-100
101-200
201-500
501-1000
>1000
 Employees
27
%
 Staff growth

Siteminder

SiteMinder offers a guest acquisition platform for the global hotel industry.
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1000
21-50
51-100
101-200
201-500
501-1000
>1000
 Employees
0
%
 Staff growth

Slyp

Slyp is a Company creates smart receipt that links receipts to customers through their bank account and banking apps.
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51-100
101-200
201-500
501-1000
>1000
 Employees
48
%
 Staff growth

Smart sparrow

Smart Sparrow is an e-learning platform, which enables students and professionals to create an e-learning courseware.
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51-100
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201-500
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>1000
 Employees
6
%
 Staff growth

SocietyOne

SocietyOne is a P2P lending platform connecting creditworthy borrowers with savvy investors.
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201-500
501-1000
>1000
 Employees
49
%
 Staff growth

Sonder

Sonder is a world-first, personal safety monitoring and response service.
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1000
21-50
51-100
101-200
201-500
501-1000
>1000
 Employees
14
%
 Staff growth

Spaceship

Spaceship is a financial services company that believes technology is the key source of business advantage in the coming decades.