Company bio: Kinderly has developed an app that makes it quick and easy for Early Years Childcare Practitioners to capture and share children’s learning journeys, without the need for paperwork. Through a partnership with the Professional Association for Childcare and Early Year (PACEY), Kinderly is now used by an ever-growing number of nurseries and other childcare practitioners in the UK and is attracting interest in numerous other countries.
Founder: Prior to founding Kinderly, Geraint Barton worked for 15 years as a bioinformatician at Imperial College & the University of York, developing data analysis pipelines, software and visualisations for bio-medical research scientists.
How we’ve helped: Kinderly has received venture capital and private investment, including from Downing Ventures and the Development Bank of Wales. We have advised the company on these investments and also in relation to its commercial agreements and GDPR.