Heckyl, Foradian and Silver Bright Win UKTI's 'Calling Indian Innovators' Contest


UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) India in association with British Airways and YourStory.in is happy to announce the winners of the “UKTI Calling India’s Most Innovative Companies To Work With The Best of UK” contest launched earlier this year to discover India’s most innovative companies who are looking to scale globally with UK as their growth partner.

The response for the competition was overwhelming with over 170 companies from across India applying to participate and from different sectors as well – IT, medical, clean and green tech, etc. The jury consisting of investment advisors from UKTI and few industry experts thoroughly reviewed all applications and have chosen the top three winners for the contest and here are the winners -


Heckyl Technologies - Heckyl Provides Real Time Financial Information, News Analytics and Heatmaps to Get Exclusive Coverage of Markets, Companies and Businesses

First Runner-up

Foradian Technologies - Foradian Technologies is one of the leading provider of web based enterprise software solutions for education institutions across the globe.

Second Runner-up

Silver Bright - Silver Bright is engaged in manufacturing of Precision Drawn Bright Steel Bars and ERW/CEW Tubes that are very light weight yet strong.

The Winners will -

  • Be invited on a trip to London – including flights, accommodation and a bespoke program to kick-start your European Adventure.
  • Receive advice and mentoring from some specialists who have helped hundreds of Indian companies go global.
  • Get to meet & network with world-class investors, incubators and partner companies
  • Explore and discover the real ‘Tech City’ – Europe’s most Vibrant Innovation Hub

YourStory congratulates all the winners and wishes them the very best in scaling and expanding their ventures successfully!


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