The Mayor’s Entrepreneur 2017 – Shortlist Out

See the student entrepreneurs who made it to the finals and one step closer to becoming this year’s Mayor’s Entrepreneur.

The Mayor’s Entrepreneur yearly competition looks to award £20,000 start up fund to a London student entrepreneur with the most innovative idea on how to address issues facing the capital.

Check out the shortlisted top ten student entrepreneurs:

  • Activated Ceramic Membrane (ACM) – Kingston University – Nidhin Jayaprakash
  • Amadou Mushroom Skin – London College of Fashion – Irene-Marie Seelig and Matthew Pril
  • Captum – UCL – Sam Ghazizadeh and  Hossein Bahrami
  • Ex3D – Kingston University – Josue Vivas Hernandez and Irene Canuti
  • Motus Innovations – Queen Mary University – Ross Ward, Paloma Torrado Vazquez, Stephanie Hodgson, Gurtej Gill and William Howes
  • Stripped packaging-free-pasta – UCL– Amy Butterworth Fernandes and Anne Spira
  • Too Good To Go – Queen Mary University – Jamie Crummie and Chris Wilson
  • Triagomy- Brunel University – Ehab Sayed
  • Twipes- City Univeristy – Alborz Bozorgi and Ellenor McIntosh
  • Yoo-Go- Imperial – Wen Han Yap, Hann Yee Son and Cindy Xin Yong Sim

The finalists will be pitching their ideas, in a ‘Dragon’s Den’ style, at City Hall on 20th March.

Image courtesy: Greater London Authority.