Plumen want to make energy saving light bulbs that people love. Their launch product, the Plumen 001 beat the iPad to the Design of the Year award in 2011 and is part of the permanent collections of MoMA, the V&A, the Design Museum and a host of other respected institutions. The company has already sold half a million products to date in over 75 countries and wants to reinvent home lighting for the digital age.
Founder: Nicolas Roope, Michael-George Hemus
Nik is a world-renowned innovator, and Creative Director at Plumen. MG is a serial entrepreneur. As MD, he has overseen Plumen’s development from day one.
- Location: Tower Hamlets, London
- Target: £500,000 (5.88% equity)
- Share Type: A (£25,000), B
- Tax Relief: EIS
- Days Left: 9
- Payments: International
- Sectors:Art and Design, Retail, Consumer products