Techcelerate exists to help accelerate the growth of Technology Companies and eventually reach an Exit for Founder and Management Teams. Our Network includes Tech Founders, Senior Management Teams, Partners, Specialists, Accelerators, Investors, Larger Tech Companies (i.e. Acquirers) and a Market Place (Software Tools).
Techcelerate Network


Tech Company Members form the heart of Techcelerate Network.
Techcelerate exists for the sole purpose of helping Founding and Management Teams of Tech Product Companies grow and achieve their overall visions.
We help fuel growth by tapping into the wisdom of our own as well as of fellow Members, Partners and Specialists.
Our Members range from pre-MVP to Series A Tech Product Companies from HealthTech to Telecom.
Malinko, Wadaro and MakeUrMove are three Members of the old Techcelerate Network from 2006 to 2013. We are thrilled to have them as Members once again.

Speed up Growth with Techcelerate

Join us today to benefit from the wisdom of the dynamic Techcelerate Network dedicated to helping you achieve growth.


Techcelerate Specialists are ideal in filling skill gaps .
When you are ready to achieve growth, you need all the help you can get.
Techcelerate Specialists are ready to step in to help by filling the skill gaps you have, especially during times when it does not justify hiring expensive senior specialist talent as employees.
Specialists are ideal when getting ready for investment, as well as when there is a need to achieve a rapid growth boost post-investment.
They are ideal to take on mini projects and help you in your quest to build a sizeable (e.g. £100m turnover) tech company.

Manoj Ranaweera

The Man behind Techcelerate
stewart townsend

Stewart Townsend

Specialists - SaaS Channels

David Bailey

Your Part-time CFO

Phil Webb

Specialist - HealthTech

Alexandra Morris

Specialist - Operations

Robert Wakeling

Specialist - Telcom

Andy Baker

Specialist - Commercialisation

Charlie Cox

Specialist - Blockchain

Specialising with Techcelerate

If you have deep knowledge and experience of helping Technology Companies succeed, we like to hear from you.


Techcelerate would be incomplete without our trusted Partners.
Our partners work actively with Techcelerate to help our Tech Company Members accelerate the growth of their Tech Companies.
In addition to providing direct services, Techcelerate runs workshops jointly with our Partners.
Crowe and Sci-Tech Daresbury were Partners of the old Techcelerate from 2006 to 2013. We are thrilled to have them as Partners once again.

Partnering with Techcelerate

If you sell your services to Tech Companies, Techcelerate is an ideal company to partner with.


What we and our Network get up to

Techcelerate Winter BBQ on 9th Dec at King Street Townhouse with Jeevan Gnanam and Manoj Ranaweera interviewed by Stewart Townsend

Techcelerate Winter BBQ brings tech entrepreneurs, senior managers of tech companies, investors and supporters of Manchester and [...]

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Nova Andy Davidson Q&A

Techcelerate Interview with Andy Davidson of Nova on their crowdfunding round

I recently had the pleasure to interview, Andy Davidson, Founder and CEO of Nova, which is [...]

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Nova - Realising entrepreneurial ambition

Liverpool startup factory Nova crowdfunding to expand through the UK, into emerging markets

The cofoundery that’s enabled over 70 tech businesses, including a Dungeons & Dragons inventory app, a [...]

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Opening up engagement beyond Techcelerate Internal Network

When you engage too much (i.e. when you become a prolific user) on someone else's channel, [...]

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Get your Google Cloud Credits now

When I was just about to wrap for the day, a lovely email arrived from Google [...]

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Supporting Empact Ventures in Manchester

I recently took part in Super Connect Manchester event organised by Kosta Mavroulakis and the team [...]

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Creating a sales focus startup mindset

Since Sales Velocity partnered with us, I have been discussing with Ian Walton on how to [...]

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Restructuring communication channels

My attempt to have a functioning Slack channel has not worked miracles as I hoped. It [...]

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$5k AWS Credits for Techcelerate Member Companies

After some lengthy dialogue, Amazon Web Services (AWS) has finally given Techcelerate the ability to grant [...]

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