Kairo wins ‘Best Elevator Pitch’ at SETsquared Bristol’s Tech-Xpo 2017

21stJun 2017

Nathan Guest (VWV), David Goodall (Barclays), pitch winner Lisa Matthews (Kairo), Marina Traversari and Hazel Fleming (Oracle)

Students launch green phone-charging firm

21stJun 2017
From left: Investor David Solomides with Hakeem Buge, Chris Aoun, Hugo Tilmouth and Joe Pearce

An eco-friendly phone charging network is being launched by three engineering graduates from the University of Exeter.

The ambitious trio – Hugo Tilmouth, Hakeem Buge and Chris Aoun – have set up a business which will hire out battery packs to charge phones.