Arctic Shores

Arctic Shores is a global provider of Game-Based Assessments that deliver meaningful, job relevant insights about people. It is an innovative and disruptive recruitment tech business.

Arctic Shores’ platform gives its clients that edge by broadening the talent pool, hiring based on real skills, and removing bias from outdated practices. 

Arctic Shores was founded in 2013 by Robert Newry and Safe Hammad. The company is headquartered in Manchester, UK, with additional offices in London, UK, Singapore, and Germany.


Arctic Shores provides a psychometric assessment that uses behavioural tasks and captures responses to determine personality traits which reveal potential. Collecting 10,000+ data points from an engaging interface, the application ranks which candidates are most suited to a role in a company.


Arctic Shores' solutions include Early Careers, Volume Recruitment, Experienced Hires, Employee Development, Customisation/Branding. This report also includes each candidate’s “fit” within the job role and company.


Arctic Shores' existing customers include Vitality, Thales, TalkTalk, Arcadis, PwC and Siemens. The company recently announced major contracts with Airbus and Schneider Electric.


Arctic Shores is backed by Beringea, Silicon Valley Bank UK, Praetura Ventures, Candy Ventures, Calculus Capital, and others. The company raised £5.75M ($7M) in a Series B round on Jan 16, 2023. This brings Arctic Shores' total funding to $14.6M to date.



  • Year founded: 2013
  • Funding Info: $14.6M over 4 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series B)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 51-200
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: London
  • State: London
  • Country: United Kingdom
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