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April Fools Prime Minister David Cameron hails them as the young, wealth-creating foundation of tomorrow's economy. But who are they? Here's El Reg's guide to the stars of London's vibrant tech startup scene - whose drive and energy is already ripping up the rules of government, and traditional profit-loss accounting methods.


The Serial CEO




The Investor

Steve Bong of Bong Ventures has provided angel investment and early stage capital for Shoreditch superstars such as stalking site Trackr, the social network for pets Catflapp, and shopping coupon meta-aggregator WeDeemr. Bong proved his digital media mettle by losing around £3bn in one day at City hedge fund Woodstock Capital, before striking out on his own.

Motto: "Style is substance"







Mr Meetup




The Coder




The Agency




The Switched-On Government 2.0 Guy




The Scribe

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