Company Directory / Ceed Ltd (pi-top)

Business Description

"pi-top™ is one of the industry’s fastest growing education technology companies. The pi-top platform is an award-winning ecosystem used around the world blending physical computing and project-based learning with computer science and STEAM education.

Currently, pi-top products are in more than 2,000 schools around the world, having manufactured more than 100,000 devices. Since the company’s last round of funding in 2016, pi-top has grown to a team of over 80 people worldwide, adding offices in Austin, Texas and Shenzhen China, while expanding the team at its headquarters in London, UK.

Jul 13, 2018- “pi-top™ has secured $16m in funding. The investment, led by HAMBRO PERKS and COMMITTED CAPITAL, brings pi-top’s total funding to $22.5m to-date.

Previous investment rounds also included: Volker Hirsch and EMERGE EDUCATION

Pi-Top is operated from London, UK and distributed to over 60 countries world-wide with 30+ distributors including Best Buy, RS Components, BT and Adafruit.

pi-top is an award winning ecosystem designed to make experimenting, coding and building electronics, simple, affordable and fun. pi-top is a build-it-yourself laptop powered by the Raspberry Pi.

We want to change the face of STEAM education and make it accessible to the world. Explore, code, create and invent. Be inspired. STEAM is an educational approach to learning that uses Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts and Mathematics as access points for guiding student inquiry, dialogue, and critical thinking.

The pi-top and the pi-topCEED provide the office tasks of a regular desktop with the use of Libre office (compatible with Microsoft office) which allows the user to create:
• Documents
• Spreadsheets
• Powerpoints

…and allow the user to create software and hardware with ease using the following bundled features:
• 3D Slash
• Scratch
• Raspberry Pi Resources
• Minecraft Pi


North America
-> Adafruit
-> Allied Electronics
-> AXI Education Solutions
-> Best Buy
-> iDesign solutions
-> Newark
-> Micro center
-> Sparkfun Electronics
-> Teq
-> Troxell

-> Alltron
-> Douglas Stewart edu
-> Generation Robots
-> Hands on Science
-> Kiwi electronics
-> Kubii

United Kingdom
-> BT
-> CPC
-> Findel
-> ModMyPi
-> RS


-> Umemto"

Registered Address

Unit 323, Metal Box Factory
30 Great Guildford Street

Contact Details

Key Data

  • 9537 Software
  • 9572 Computer Hardware
Company Number
Private Limited Company
Company Age
5 years
October 29, 2014
Nature of Business
26120 - Manufacture of loaded electronic boards
Year End
December 31
Accounts Due
September 30, 2020
Latest Accounts
December 31, 2018

News Feed


COMPANIES: Jojo Maman Bébé to Oakley Capital

COMPANIES: Demand Logic to Pinewood Group

COMPANIES: Gail’s to DC Thomson

COMPANIES: Blue Prism to Realeyes

COMPANIES: Autins to TrialReach


i/v - YOOMI: technology, heroic innovation & overseas growth

COMPANIES: Dialight to Mintec

i/v – Gnaw Chocolate: hand-made in Norfolk for world markets

COMPANIES: Evening Standard to Graphcore

Directorzone wants to interview you: GROWTH stories

COMPANIES: to Nutmeg

COMPANIES: FoodStars to UKCloud


COMPANIES: Riverford Organic to Pashley

COMPANIES: Luceco to WorldRemit

Oxbotica – new CEO from Tantalum

COMPANIES: Astus to Time Out

COMPANIES: 77 Diamonds to Mercia Technologies

COMPANIES: Bremont to Metro Bank

COMPANIES: Aedas to Satellite Solutions

New CFO for Wonga

COMPANIES: Beckham BH to Jack Wills

MARKET: Health Tech to Station F, Paris

COMPANIES: Global Gene Corp to pureLiFi

COMPANIES: Missguided to Comptoir Group

COMPANIES: ECSC Group to First Mile

COMPANIES: Adnams to Clyde Space

Tech Track 100 company league tables 2001 - 2018

COMPANIES: 8 Million Stories to SimOmics

COMPANIES: Perkbox to Revolut

DZ elevator pitch

MARKET: Equity Markets to Space Tech

COMPANIES: Drayson Technologies to Footasylum

COMPANIES: Roli to Ten Group

MARKET: Legaltech to the Crick

MARKET: M&A to ScaleUp

MARKET: Startup Successes to Tech Nation

MARKET: Biotech Clusters to Ransomware

COMPANIES: Audley Travel to True Capital

COMPANIES: Marketinvoice to UKFast

COMPANIES: Cass Art to Zytronic

COMPANIES: Makerversity to Vistair

COMPANIES: Agriprotein to Push Doctor

COMPANIES: pi-top to Sipsmith

COMPANIES: BrewDog to Oxford Nanopore

COMPANIES: Atom Bank to Propercorn

Arkivum appoints new CEO

COMPANIES: Foster + Partners to Zyper

COMPANIES: Alfa to Tokamak Energy