Company History

The same team behind Hyperoptic also set the record for superfast broadband in 2005 with the UK's multi award-winning ISP Be Un limited.

November 23, 2015
Launches in Sheffield, with Pearl Works and Mandale House being the first buildings in the city to go live. Find out more
September 2, 2015
Launches in Glasgow, with Glasgow Harbour being the first building in the city to go live. Find out more
July 13, 2015
Launches in Nottingham, with Marco Island being the first building in the city to go live. Find out more
July 6, 2015
Launches No Contract broadband option. Find out more.
July 3, 2015
Wins “Best Superfast Broadband”, “Best Consumer Fixed Broadband” and “Best Use of Digital” at the 2015 Internet Services Providers’ Association (ISPA) awards. Find out more.
May 21, 2015
Launched gigabit technology to the residential boats at London’s South Dock Marina. Find out more
March 9, 2015
Unveils new brand and launches a new website. Find out more.
February 27, 2015
Launches in Leeds, with Basilica Building being the first building in the city to go live. Find out more
December 19, 2014
Launches in Manchester, with Sovereign Point and Imperial Point being the first buildings in the city to go live. Find out more
December 1, 2014
Launches in Liverpool, with Unity Building being the first building in the city to go live. Find out more
September 18, 2014
Launches in Cardiff, with Hayes Apartments being the first building in the city to go live. Find out more
July 17, 2014
Launches in Bristol, with The Robinson Building and Airpoint Skypark Road being the first buildings in the city to go live.
July 11, 2014
Wins “Best Superfast Broadband” and “Best Use of Digital” at the 2014 Internet Services Providers’ Association (ISPA) awards. Find out more
December 11, 2013
Former Athletes’ Village were connected to gigabit fibre. Every East Village, Get Living London resident had Hyperoptic’s 20Mb service included within their property, allowing day 1 access to the fastest speeds in the UK. Find out more
August 5, 2013
Partners with Urban Broadband Fund to help SMEs fund the upfront installation costs of Business broadband services with the Connection Voucher Scheme. Find out more
July 12, 2013
Wins “Best Superfast Broadband” at the Internet Services Providers’ Association (ISPA) awards. Find out more
June 20, 2013
Supports LifeSkills Work Week, created with Barclays and broadcast on ITV1, by opening their doors to allow one work experience student to be fully immersed in the Hyperoptic team. Find out more
May 23, 2013
Hyperoptic received and equity investment commitment of £50 million led by Quantum Strategic Partners Ltd. Quantum is a private investment vehicle focused on long duration investment and is managed by Soros Fund Management LLC exclusively for the benefit of Mr George Soros and Soros family clients. Find out more
February 18, 2013
Wins “Most Innovative Provider 2013” by Broadband Genie, an independent broadband comparison site. Find out more
October 9, 2012
Wins “Best Urban Network Enterprise” at NextGen Challenge Awards. Find out more
July 4, 2012
Wins “Best New ISP” at the Internet Services Providers’ Association (ISPA) awards. Find out more
October 19, 2011
Launched its first building, Price’s court, Wandsworth, London. The 133 units along the riverside were the first to enjoy the benefits of gigabit fibre. Find out more