Reflecting on H1: The Pulse of GovTech in Scotland

As we barrel through 2024, let’s pause and take a look at the GovTech scene in the Uk and in particular, in Scotland. It’s really has been a hive of activity, buzzing with initiatives aimed at enhancing government services through technology. There’s been a significant focus on digital inclusivity and citizen participation and this alone […]

Getting GovTech Investment ‘Ducks in a Row’

Market Potential The GovTech market in the UK is substantial and growing. The UK government is one of the largest employers in the country, spending billions of pounds annually on various services and initiatives. In the 2020-2021 financial year, the UK government’s total managed expenditure was approximately £1,094 billion, with a significant portion allocated to […]

The Importance of GovTech to the Startup and Scaleup Community

Introduction GovTech, the modernisation of public sector organisations through technology, has significant implications for startups and scaleups. For many tech companies, selling to the government is an attractive market due to lucrative, long-running contracts that are less likely to be cancelled compared to other sectors. The large and complex nature of public organisations often requires […]

Navigating the Investment Landscape for GovTech Ventures

In the rapidly evolving GovTech sector, finding the right investors is both an art and a science. It’s about aligning innovative public sector solutions with capital that not only seeks financial returns but also appreciates the unique challenges and opportunities of government technology. This short post explores the intricacies of securing investment for GovTech ventures, […]