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FarmGeek

We're building stock control, forecasting and analytics for livestock farmers.

  • Stage Product In Development
  • Industry Business Products
  • Location Glasgow, Scotland, GB
  • Currency GBP
  • Founded April 2012
  • Employees 1
  • Website farmer.io

Company Summary

FarmGeek want to build innovative websites and apps for the agricultural sector. Our first product, Agricountant, is designed to be a system which allows farmers to automatically track and build profiles on each of their animals in a way never before possible. This gives them the ability to apply for subsidies in confidence, and even to predict their income for the first time.

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    John Hamelink
    CEO

    John is a Scottish web developer, and director of FarmGeek. He loves building things, and solving problems that make people's lives easier. With an extensive experience in the user experience and development of complex products in the automotive, financial and education sectors, as well as strong agricultural roots, he has an excellent balance between market understanding and technical ability.

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    Cally Russell
    Mentor

    Cally is the CEO of Mallzee.com, a successful fashion tech startup. Cally has helped extensively with ideation and challenging ideas.

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    Gavin Dutch
    Mentor

    Gavin is managing director at kotikan, a leading mobile application development specialist in Edinburgh. Gavin has helped extensively with business strategy and introductions.

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    Giles Bedford
    Advisor

    Giles is an investment banker at Pioneer investments, with experience working around technical product development and a strong knowledge of the financial sector, Giles has helped with business strategy and introductions.

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    Gayle Heggie
    Enabler

    Gayle is an Entrepreneurial Spark enabler. She has been instrumental in developing the idea through the use of ideation and other service-design based exercises.

Advisors

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    Susan Cove
    Accountant
    Unconfirmed