Our partners

Things work so much better when we work together, and we couldn’t do what we do without the support of our partners. They provide incredible opportunities both locally & globally for individuals and businesses connected to Ormeau Labs.
Barclays Eagle Labs have been our long-standing partner who we have worked with since opening.
Eagle Labs

Barclays Eagle Labs have been our long-standing partner who we have worked with since opening.

When we opened the doors of Ormeau Labs in June 2017, Barclays Eagle Labs became a founding partner. The Ormeau Labs’ and Eagle Labs’ teams have seamlessly worked together to ensure their brands are now deeply embedded as a trusted partner within the local ecosystem. Our shared vision to elevate Northern Ireland onto a global stage continues to drive all of our decisions.

Royal Academy of Engineering

The Royal Academy of Engineering have a responsibility to provide leadership for engineering, technology, and technical leadership for wider society.

In collaboration with Fellows and partners, they grow talent and develop skills for the future by driving innovation and building global partnerships, while influencing policy and engaging the public.

Northern Ireland Screen

Northern Ireland Screen is the national screen agency for Northern Ireland and are committed to maximising the economic, cultural and educational value of the screen industries for the benefit of Northern Ireland. This goal is pursued through their mission to accelerate the development of a dynamic and sustainable screen industry and culture in Northern Ireland.

Future Screens NI

Future Screens NI focus on delivering expert technical skills, opportunity and growth across film and broadcast, animation, games and immersive technologies and industries in Northern Ireland.

The Pixel Mill

A collaborative co-working space in the Ormeau Labs for game development teams from across Northern Ireland. Offering a ground-breaking incubation programme for UK and Ireland with industry mentorship, access to funding and links to local Universities. The Pixel Mill serves a larger role as a gaming community, meeting place, and a platform for local gaming initiatives. The Pixel Mill is funded by Northern Ireland Screen with support from the Department for the Economy.


Techstart Ventures is a seed investment partner for the best and most ambitious entrepreneurial founding teams in Northern Ireland and Scotland. We seek to be trusted peers and partners who help founders realise their vision through experienced and timely support. With our backing, founders can focus on customer development and validating their business model. If your team is raising seed capital to fund your company for up to 18 months through to a Series A funding event and beyond, then please do talk with us.

UK Business Angels Association

The UK Business Angels Association (UKBAA) is the national trade association for angel and early-stage investment, representing over 650 members that collectively deploy in excess of £2bn per annum.

Young Enterprise

Young Enterprise is a leading employability and financial education charity empowering young people across the UK. Young Enterprise wants all young people to explore their entrepreneurial potential and develop the skills they need to be successful for work and for life.

We’re proud to be part of the Irish Tech Hub Network

The Irish Tech Hub Network connects best-in-class hubs across Ireland who have significant potential to catalyse innovation in their regions. By facilitating the sharing of knowledge and resources across the network and by enhancing global connectivity, we can help to make Ireland a true island of innovation.