Selected Portfolio



The Astara team has over 30 years combined experience with delivering vocational and professional qualifications.


Black Arrow Education (Joint Venture)

Milamber owns 51% of the Black Arrow Educatione and is putting in place a comprehensive education out-reach programme, to ensure promising school children, students and university graduates, with an interest in the sector, get an opportunity to become involved in the UK Space Programme.

Check Box

A Milamber initiative. CheckBox is a building a one stop solution for training companies to be both ESFA and OFSTED compliant. CheckBox creates a system which facilitates business process and regulatory compliance, capturing the complex to the seemingly mundane yet critical.


Engage Works

Engage creates engagement experiences and corporate learning environments for clients including Chanel, EY, KPMG, Nike, Sky, SAP, Sony, Vodafone, and Virgin.


The Honeycomb Works

Honeycomb works is a behavioural change and learning company.

Milamber USA

Milamber USA is run by professionals with entrepreneurial backgrounds across the education and employability sectors. Real-life experiences, relationships and knowledge that helps clients unleash their value and growth potential.


So Just Shop

So Just Shop allows you to buy directly from women-led artisans throughout the world; discover their unique, beautiful products and learn their story


All Street

Independent investment research. Coverage of small cap, private market and crowd funded.



Black Arrow Space Technology

Black Arrow is a British space company looking to re-energise the UK Space Programme by delivering commercial orbital launch services. Milamber is a strategic business development advisor, supporting Black Arrow through its funding process.


Blue Shift Coding

Blueshift Coding provides coding and robotics classes for kids, Blueshift  runs After-school clubs, Coding workshops, and summer coding camps for kids in London.

Built Intelligence

Built Intelligence provides online training and support tools for construction professionals to help them perform better.

Droplet Computing

Droplet Computing is redefining application delivery with its patent-pending application container technology. Enabling applications to be delivered on any device.

Pepper Learning Solutions

Pepper Learning Solutions specialise in the creation and distribution of E-Learning content and training packages.


thortful is a greeting card marketplace, designed to harness the power of modern design & technology. Founded by the team behind Powwownow, thortful was established in 2015 to disrupt the traditional high street retail model and the first generation of online greeting card retailers.


UK University based International Summer School. Experience living and learning at one of the world’s top universities. UKOSS courses inspire and motivate students, and immerse them in a unique programme of cultural visits and British history and heritage.