Kano Computing

Kano is a London-based company that empowers people of all ages to make, learn and play with computing, with its system of kits and open coding platform. Kano creates computers anyone can make, learn, and play – as simple and fun as LEGO, all ages, all over the world.  The Company's mission is to give young people – and the young at heart – a simple, fun way to make and play with technology, and take control of the world around them. Kano is powered by cutting-edge hardware and open-source software.

Company Growth (employees)
London, GB
Size (employees)
71 (est)+2%
Kano Computing was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in London, GB

Key People at Kano Computing

Alex Klein

Alex Klein

CEO & Founder
Yonatan Raz-Fridman

Yonatan Raz-Fridman

Saul Klein

Saul Klein


Kano Computing Office Locations

Kano Computing has offices in London, Framingham and Greater London
London, GB (HQ)
69 Mile End Rd
Greater London, GB
69 Mile End Rd

Kano Computing Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Total Funding

$16.5 m

Latest funding size

$15 m

Time since last funding

over 2 years


Kano Computing's latest funding round in May 2015 was reported to be $15 m. In total, Kano Computing has raised $16.5 m. Kano Computing's latest valuation is reported to be £51.7 m.

Kano Computing Financial Metrics


Market valuation

51.7 m

Cash (31-Dec-2015)

7.7 m
  • Source: Company Filings,
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015


1 m7.7 m

Accounts Receivable

45 k463.1 k

Current Assets

1.1 m8.7 m


12.1 k38.4 k
Y, 2015

Financial Leverage

1.3 x
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Kano Computing Online and Social Media Presence

Kano Computing News and Updates

The Pixel Kit is Kano’s latest product to get your kids psyched about coding

 Following a host of delays, Kano is finally shipping its latest coding product for kids, the Pixel Kit. It’s cute, compact and colorful and is aiming to light up kids’ imaginations. Read More

Kano’s head-spinning journey from computing dream to international DIY success story

FEATURE: The improbability of Alex Klein’s evolution from journalist to founder of DIY computer startup Kano fully struck him as he sat on a stage in India earlier this month listening to the British prime minister praise his company’s potential global impact. “That is exactly what we are doing with…

Kano moves beyond Pi with code-your-own device kits for kids

 It’s been 16 months since Kano took to the stage at TC Disrupt New York 2015 to announce a $15M Series A, and to talk up its big ambition to build a creative computing brand. And 10 months since, flush with VC cash, it started work on its next big product reveal… Today it’s ready to show what it’s …

Kano Computing Company Life and Culture

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