About Groupcall

Launched in 2001, Groupcall provides tried, tested and trusted communication, data and identity management solutions to organisations within the education, business and public sectors.

Co-founded by Sir Bob Geldof, Groupcall has become one of the education sector market leaders in communication and data extraction tools since launching in 2002.

Our product portfolio comprises of Messenger, Emerge, Alert and Xporter. Groupcall was initially created to improve general and emergency communication between a school and its parents.

The parental communication system, Messenger, enables schools to send personalised SMS, voice or e-mail messages instantly to parents/students/staff or other contacts in a variety of languages. Emerge is the powerful app enabling schools to have an up-to-the-minute copy of their MIS data instantly. The automated data solution product, Xporter is used in approximately 17,000 schools, and by over 65 education authorities and academy groups. This represents around 50% of English schools and the system is known to move information on approximately 5 Million students, every day. The Identity-as-a-service product (IDaaS) is used in many schools across the country. Alert enables business to send SMS, voice or e-mail messages to customers/staff/suppliers in a variety of languages in business critical situations such as business continuity planning. 

2006 saw Groupcall announced as the winner of the Daily Telegraph’s Trailblazers Award Scheme as the UK’s leading business in the ‘life of assistance’ sector. In addition Groupcall was awarded the ‘IT Services and Support’ title at Bett 2014, the ‘ICT Leadership and Management’ title at Bett 2013 and the ‘ICT Company of the Year (£1-£3m turnover)’ title at Bett 2012.