We take the hard work out of finding new connections, with so many bright minds all in one place. Our informal coffee mornings and relaxed, open spaces mean building up your contact list is easier than you’d think. We love seeing our customers collaborating, so if you need a little extra help, our Innovation Director or centre team are happy to make the introductions.So whether you’re looking for advice, have something to share or just fancy a chat, there’s always somebody keen to listen just a few steps away.

Also, as we're owned by The University of Portsmouth, there are no end of networking opportunities to take advantage of, and a wealth of expertise and support available to give your business the competitive edge.


Meet the people that could change your businesses future.

Robin Sheppard
Centre Manager
Robin joined the Technopole team in June 2018, coming with wealth of experience in operational delivery and customer service from both private and public Sector. As Centre manager Robin has taken the lead in in enhancing the daily operations and performance at the Technopole and working on building an innovative community in which our customers can thrive and grow.
Sophie Cresswell
Assistant Centre Manager
Sophie re-joined the Technopole team in 2007 after a short sabbatical organising a previous client's business. She now spends her day organising the conference rooms, responding to IT and telecom requests, dealing with accounts queries and helping the customers with any issues or requests.
Carole Groves
Customer Experience Assistant

Carole joined us June 2019, and can be found meeting and greeting visitors in reception. Carole's duties include switchboard call handling, visitor meet and greets, and providing admin support to clients.

Work among our many inspiring companies at the forefront of business.

My Learning Cloud was born in 2012 from the desire to provide a Learning Environment and suite of online elearning courses targeted towards the health and social care sector.

Since then, our passion and drive has helped us to develop over 80 CPD endorsed elearning courses and an engaging and interactive Learning Environment at the forefront of learning within Health and Social Care.

In 2016 we became the first elearning provider in England to be endorsed by Skills for Care, in fact we helped write the endorsement framework.

Today, we make it easy for you to create and manage all formats of learning from elearning, workshops and professional discussions to policy and document management, self-certification and our unique Learning MOT.

Team Promo are a promotional merchandise distributor, proudly working with some of the world’s biggest brands to create products that “wow” our customers and their audience.

Our passionate and experienced team will work with you to source the most suitable products to maximise your branding potential.

We are committed to providing exceptional service and attention to detail on every order which means you always receive your requirements as requested, within budget and on time.

With the addition of warehousing, fulfillment, packaging and global logistics services, we’ve got it all covered.


We recently moved into Portsmouth Technopole having grown our mortgage and protection advice business and rebranded to Mortgage Advice Bureau – a network who have won over 70 awards in the last 5 years. We have access to over 12,000 mortgage products from 90+ lenders located across the UK. Portsmouth Technopole is conveniently located in Kingston Crescent, next to the M275 – the ample free parking makes our office very convenient for clients to meet us.

Rehabilitation management including physio, acupuncture, steroid injections and investigations.

With a global footprint the Transalis Digital Network powers some of the largest supply chains in Europe.  Delivered via managed services, customers can tap into an established ecosystem of thousands of companies, in-house and cloud based integrations for systems and applications. Organisations worldwide in all sectors such as Retail, Food Services, Healthcare, Automotive, Logistics and Manufacturing engage with us to manage their supply chain processes and data integrations. with the ultimate goal of automating process, driving down operating costs and demand on human resources whilst eliminating error.


Support on the Spot provide a simplistic yet secure approach to IT services, striving to maintain the highest standards in service. Backed by ISO 27001 certification and ITIL alignment, with a long-standing client base, we are entrusted with being a “one-stop shop” for any and all IT related requirements.

Sourced Recruitment specialise in Permanent recruitment and Headhunting services. Sourced Recruitment provide permanent recruitment solutions for large scale projects down to 1 off hard to find vacancies. We’re here to provide expertise and value to both our clients and candidates at every stage of the recruitment process.  Sourced Recruitment operates in the following industries: Waste Management, Engineering, Logistics, Construction and Contact Centre.

Curatrix Technologies offer 21st Century ICT Solutions encompass a vast amount of different platforms covering every corner of the modern company. Curatrix Technologies provides solutions to simplify these technologies, ensuring that your ICT investment is maximised and your data protected.

We work with our clients to identify their goals, both personal and business, and then provide them with the financial reporting and systems to achieve them.

Abacus is an award-winning Software as a Service (SaaS) provider with unique proprietary Customer Data Platform (CDP) and Digital eXperience Platform (DXP) offerings. We help brands and communities improve revenue and engagement with personalised digital experiences and offers.

An Africa-centric company that focuses on providing bespoke market entry solutions, creating platforms for connections, and generating value for stakeholders, partners and clients with interest on the continent. Core activities are primarily in the publishing and consulting sectors. We are publishers of African Leadership magazine, Africa Energy & Infrastructure magazine and the Amazons Watch magazine.

Contact Associates provide a nationwide assessment service for students who have applied for Disabled Students Allowances. We aim to offer appointments within 2-3 days from the time you get in touch with us, and can often offer next day appointments. We have a network of DSA-QAG accredited centres located across England, of which our Portsmouth City Assessment Centre is one, and a fully equipped centre in Northern Ireland.

Asher Design and Print offer a short run, fast turnaround digital printing service as well as  experienced graphic designers all at reasonable rates.

Independent Private Counselling Practice with experienced BACP Registered Counsellors. We offer Counselling and Acceptance & Commitment Therapy (ACT) for Individuals and Couples. We also work with small to medium sized businesses who are looking to offer their employees some short-term, solution focused therapy (both for personal and work related issues). Daytime and evening appointments are available on a short term and open ended basis

City EV is a UK designed and supported AC fast electric car charging system, with EV charge points for home use, for new and existing commercial premises and for public installations.

GBS UK Immigration has been established by Victoria Girsa, Ashley Bayles and Joanne Sullivan. Together we have over 30 years’ experience in UK Immigration Law. We are passionate advisers and pride ourselves on our ability to provide flexible, honest and reliable fixed fee immigration advice.

BladezToyz specialise in the design, development and manufacture of innovative toys.

Hampshire Hypnotherapy is run by Lorraine Gleeson and Pete Bateman who both have strong therapist backgrounds, they run a number of sessions with clients for personal as well as work related problems.

Holland Accountancy are a tax specialist company based in Portsmouth Technopole.

Superpowa brings wireless power to business and commercial spaces. They provide wireless pads for meeting tables or desks and portable wireless devices etc.

Connect and share with the greatest innovators in your area.

Leilah Woods
Director at Purple Marketing
Roger Davenport
Director at Purple Marketing
Lisa Gardner
Director at Purple Marketing
Edward Snape
Director at Purple Marketing
Daniel Aldridge
Director at Purple Marketing
Susan Bradgate
Director at Purple Marketing
Steve Mayer
Director at Purple Marketing
Mark Fielding
Director at Purple Marketing

Success Stories

How other founders have flourished.

PFC Southern – Making Dreams Come True

PFC Southern Ltd. are celebrating 20 years in business and have been based at the Portsmouth Technopole since 2019. They are recognised as a top builder in Hampshire providing clients with a wide range of contracting services for all their remodelling and repairing needs and specialising in HMO conversions and […]

African Business Leadership Awards 2020

The magazine focuses on bringing the best of Africa to a global audience, telling the African story from an African perspective; while evolving solutions to peculiar challenges being faced by the continent today. The magazine has just unveiled its African Business Leadership Awards 2020 winners after the editorial board reviewed […]

Support on the Spot celebrate 10 years in business!

Support on the Spot is a trusted provider of cloud and disaster recovery solutions for businesses. Operating from the Portsmouth Technopole the team cover the whole of the UK and also work in Spain and New York.  Rising through the ranks We spoke to Liam Griffiths, Marketing Manager at Support […]