Enter TechRound’s Sustainability60 2024

Enter TechRound’s Sustainability60 2024!


TechRound is proud to announce our second-ever Sustainability60 campaign, celebrating the most exciting sustainability companies across the UK and Europe.

Whether your business has been innovating in the sustainability space for 20 years or just 2 months, this is an opportunity to have your story heard.

Enter for free for a chance to be featured as one of our top 60 sustainability companies. Each company featured will get an individual write-up, so it’s great publicity!

Founded in 2016, TechRound is the UK’s best-known and fastest-growing startup and tech news site. This is where decision-makers, investors and startups of all sizes and nature come to find out the latest developments and trends within the industry.


Entries Open: 12th March

Entry Cost: Free

Entry Deadline: 21st March, 5pm GMT

Winners To Be Announced: 28th March




Why Enter?


  • Featured in front of an audience of 200,000+ visitors per month
  • Top 60 placements get a full page write-up (see example)
  • Recognised by VCs, investors, journalists and industry leaders
  • Free to enter


Our Criteria


  • All companies must have a sustainability angle
  • Revenue not a deciding factor
  • New businesses and established businesses welcome




Meet The Judges


Tom Dunning, Founder and CEO at Ad Signal

Tom Dunning is the Founder and CEO of Ad Signal, a specialist provider of unique video, image and audio SaaS products, helping to tackle digital sustainability by reducing the storage and network traffic required for video content. Tom regularly speaks at Parliamentary Summits and trade shows on sustainability, AI, and storage.

Ad Signal works with major organisations such as Clearcast to oversee the UK’s TV advertising industry, streamlining the clearance process for adverts.

Find out more about what Tom is looking for from entrants in his interview here.


John Spear, MD at epi Consulting

John Spear is Managing Director of epi Consulting, an award-winning international sustainability strategy and supply chain consultancy. epi create shared value throughout global supply chains by delivering social and environmental best practice and maximising competitive advantage. John has over twenty-five years of consulting experience at senior level with FTSE 100 and Fortune 500 companies. He has a wealth of experience and expertise across technology related industries, with particular expertise in telecoms, ICT, utilities and supply chain management.

Dana Leigh

Dana Leigh, Editor at TechRound

Dana has been working at TechRound for nearly 4 years, publicising the best new startups the UK and Europe has to offer.

With a strong passion for female leaders and companies with innovative solutions, Dana helps hundreds of companies and entrepreneurs share their stories every year.

Nawaz Haq


Nawaz Haq, Strategic Advisor to the General Secretary of the ZESTAs & Strategic Board Advisor to Space Aye

Nawaz Haq has a diverse business background in commercial property, business advisory, and hospitality and, in recent years, has been heavily involved in businesses and initiatives to drive sustainability action. Nawaz is the Strategic Advisor to the General Secretary of the Zero Emissions Ship Technology Association (ZESTAs), who formally advises the International Maritime Organization (IMO) on policy matters.

Nawaz is also a Strategic Board Advisor to Space Aye, which is set to connect real-time satellite imagery with the ‘internet of things’, with scope to significantly address sustainability challenges. Previously an Executive Director of London-listed SulNOx Group PLC, Nawaz helped to commercialise fuel technologies designed to reduce emissions and consumption of traditional liquid fuels. Nawaz is also engaged with some early-stage renewable energy technologies, putting together strategies to bring them to market.



Important! Advice From The Judges


Use the first line to describe your business, what it does and what you are about in two sentences…what makes you tick?

With our judges reading through hundreds of applications, we are looking for a clear description of your business, its concept, its success and plans for growth.

Try to avoid waffle and discuss your business clearly and concisely.

Model application example 1 >>
Model application example 2 >>