GroundScope joins London Stock Exchange Group’s ELITE

ELITE is LSEG’s international business support and capital raising ecosystem for ambitious and high growth companies.

Over 150 UK companies make up the 1000 strong international ELITE community of companies, in addition to advisers and investors.

GroundScope provide a global managed ground transportation taxi service to leading corporations in 500 cities globally

GroundScope today (14th May 2018) joins London Stock Exchange Group’s international business support and capital raising ecosystem, ELITE.

About GroundScope 

GroundScope is a global corporate booking service that lets travelers book a taxi online or via their mobile phone in over 500 cities across the world and book the safest, most reliable and cost-effective option for their trip.

GroundScope’s mission is to manage, streamline and simplify the fragmented ground transportation landscape for corporate clients, and offer a seal of quality that guarantees a licensed, insured, competitively priced and high-quality service in every taxi and executive car booked.

John McCallion CEO / Founder GroundScope

“We are delighted to be part of the ELITE ecosystem and look forward to working with other ambitious, fast growing companies and via the programme structure our planned growth to ensure we continue to deliver a world class service to a global marketplace.

The opportunity to have input into our business strategy and development from other successful business leaders, entrepreneurs and expert advisors is invaluable to companies like GroundScope with global growth aspirations. We plan to learn and contribute and assist other fast-growing companies in the programme so that we all benefit from each other’s knowledge and business experience”   

Umerah Akram, Head of ELITE UK, London Stock Exchange:

“I’m excited to present the latest group of UK companies to join ELITE, a clear demonstration of the country’s ability to grow great businesses. These companies drive innovation, employment,  and create opportunities for us all.

“ELITE is committed to giving the British business stars of the future the very best chance to succeed, providing them with access to appropriate expertise and capital. It is a unique, strong community of the best and most dynamic entrepreneurs, advisers, investors and business school academics from the UK, Europe and around the world.” 


ELITE is a full-service programme designed to help ambitious companies prepare and structure for the next stage of growth through the access to long term financing opportunities. It is a unique offering for scale-ups across Europe and beyond, providing a comprehensive training programme and extensive access to the business and financial community.  The ELITE Funding platform, launched in 2017, will also help streamline the capital raising process for ELITE companies. For further information ELITE, the companies and the full list of partners, please go to: