list of top mobile app companies in Europe

List of Top European App Development Companies

Looking to hire a mobile app developer in Europe?

As mobile apps become vital for every company in today's world, finding the right development partner is crucial. The challenge facing organizations across Europe is: how to choose the best app developer for their needs?

Using Clutch's methodology, we vetted and ranked over 2000+ mobile app development companies in Europe to bring you the best of the best. Use this guide to provide you the reviews, testimonials, and relevant information needed to pick the right European app developer for your next project.

  • Apadmi

    Apadmi is a 50+ mobile tech group specializing in app development, IoT, and consulting for big data, BI, and SI. Founded in 2009 and based in Manchester, UK, their team excels at helping organizations use technology to achieve a competitive advantage.

    Notable Project

    Apadmi developed an app that enables customers of a large digital retailer to make in-store purchases and manage their accounts. From technical development to ongoing support and expertise, the client enjoyed the company's skill and flexibility and continues to trust in their partnership.

    “Our collaboration has led to a number of successes with the mobile app — I wouldn't change a thing.” – Channel Manager, Global Financial Service

    Former Clients
    BBC
    Facebook
    Google
    Nexus
    Skyscanner
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Manchester , United Kingdom
    Awards

    Northern Digital Awards: Large Digital Agency of the Year (2017, 2018); UK App Awards 2017: App of the Year; Retail Systems Awards 2017: Mobile Solution of the Year; Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2017 Finalist; UK Agency Awards 2016: Best Large Agency

  • e-Legion

    Founded in 2005, e-Legion is a full-service app developer that caters its robust service suite to enterprise-level organizations. With headquarters in St. Petersburg, Russia and a Moscow office, the dedicated 100+ team are specialists in UI/UX, analytics, and testing.

    Notable Project

    Despite the project’s complexity, e-Legion excelled at developing, testing, and providing support services for a mobile banking app. The client appreciated the team’s timeliness, cost-effectiveness, and capabilities across a range of mobile services.

    "We didn't need to spend extra time or money on testing because e-Legion's work was so good." – Director of Development & Electronic Channels at Russian Bank

    Former Clients
    Bank of Moscow
    BMW
    IKEA
    Microsoft
    Yandex
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Moscow , Russia
  • ELEKS

    ELEKS is a software engineering consultancy, offering custom software development, UI/UX design, and BI/Big Data consulting to Fortune 500 companies, enterprises, and small businesses. With 1,000+ employees, ELEKS has offices in Ukraine, Japan, and the United States and was founded in 1991.

    Notable Project

    ELEKS performed maintenance and ongoing support for an IT firm’s mobile application software.

    “Whenever any issues occur, the greatest attribute of working with them [ELEKS] is that it will be understood and their management will work to correct them, either in a compensatory way or by changing rules and team members.” – President, IT Firm

    Former Clients
    Aramex
    Eagle Investment Systems
    Phoenix
    Commonwealth Financial Network
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group1,001 - 10,000 Employees
    place Las Vegas , NV
    Awards

     IAOP: The Global Outsourcing 100 (2017)

  • Exadel

    Exadel is a custom app, web, and software development firm focusing on enterprise-level solutions, IoT, and product development. Founded in 1998, their 200+ team is based in the Bay Area with offices in Boulder, CO, and 13 Eastern European locations.

    Notable Project

    Following an early partnership, Exadel created an open-source and highly sophisticated IAM (Identity and Access Management) solution for enterprise use. From research to discrete data integrations, strategic roadmapping to cloud-delivery services – they wowed the client with their personal dedication, seamless communication, and resource management.

    “When it comes to open-source, their expertise is unparalleled. They knew what they were doing … They're true experts.” – Former Chief Security Architect, Fortune 500 Healthcare Company

    Former Clients
    AT&T
    GE
    Deutsche Bank
    Hewlett Packard
    Sprint
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $100,000+
    group251 - 1,000 Employees
    place Walnut Creek , CA
    Awards

    Red Herring Award (2015): North America Top 100, Mobile Merit Award (2013): Best Enterprise Product or Service; TechnoBiznes Award Winner: Fast Moving Consumer Goods (2017); Eclipse Community Awards Winner (2006)

  • Five

    Five is web and mobile app development agency headquartered in New York with offices in Croatia. The 50+ person product team has been creating stunning, award-winning mobile products since 2008.

    Notable Project

    Five paired with a prominent language app to revamp their mobile user experience, from back to frontend. Thanks to the team’s customer-centric design approach, mobile downloads have more than doubled since the app’s relaunch. Five also delivered their work ahead of schedule and under budget, surpassing all expectations.

    "They’re a lot more than a vendor; Five truly is a partner." – Head of Consumer Division, Language App

    Former Clients
    Marriott International
    Penguin Random House
    Rosetta Stone
    Squarespace
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Brooklyn , NY
  • Fueled

    With a team of 50+, Fueled specializes in creating mobile apps and websites. The New York-based app development company aims to create easy-to-use and attractive products for customers, whether they are big or small brands.

    Notable Project

    Fueled designed a bidding-style app for a company that deals with nightlife reservations. They built the app from scratch, taking into consideration what the company wanted, as well as giving advice. The app had a lot of functions, such as a list of venues, submission options, and tools that allowed notifications to be sent from venues.

    “They’re incredibly efficient in the work that they do and know what they're doing in design, coding, and executing their ideas. They have a great understanding of what's current and get things done very quickly compared to others.” – Founder, Mobile App

    Former Clients
    Rite Aid
    Sunnycomb
    QuizUp
    Verizon
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $75,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place New York , NY
    Awards

    Hive Awards; The Webbys

  • hedgehog lab

    Founded in 2007, hedgehog lab is a global software consultancy of 200+ that specializes in multi-platform software and device innovation. Headquartered in London with six offices across three continents, their team architects, designs, and develops app solutions that prepare brands for the future of post-PC devices.

    Notable Project

    hedgehog lab created a series of successful apps for a large Norwegian energy company. Designed for both iPhone and iPad, the apps were made to inspire creativity and engagement within key audiences. Workmanship aside, the client also recognized their professionalism and proactive approach.

    "We really enjoyed working with the hedgehog lab team. Their company is efficient, helpful, friendly, and delivered perfectly on time to a very high standard." – Web Editor, Norwegian Energy Corporation

    Former Clients
    EDF Energy
    Financial Times
    Mitsubishi Motors
    Santander Bank
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Newcastle , United Kingdom
    Awards

    The Newcastle Business Awards: Small/Medium Business of the Year 2016; Outstanding Performance in International Growth; Glassdoor: Best Employer of 2016; RAR Digital Awards: On Budget Award Winner 2016, App Design Awards: Best App Startup 2015; Drum Design Awards: Commendable Design 2013; Mobile Entertainment Magazine: The Top UK Mobile Innovators 2012

  • Iflexion

    Iflexion a full-cycle web and mobile development firm of 400+ IT experts based in Austin, TX. Since its 1999 startup, the team has expanded to a London office and shifted toward big data, enterprise portals, and omni-channel solutions.

    Notable Project

    Iflexion developed a custom online payment solution, a supporting CRM, a payroll system, and a standalone mobile app for a financial tech company. To the client’s delight, the platform easily handled 12,000 new customers in a single weekend, and the team’s ongoing support and adjustments were much appreciated.

    “They're great in terms of backend logical systems, and they know how to find creative workarounds.” – Head of Business Development, Financial Technology Company

    Former Clients
    Adidas
    Cisco
    Google
    Phillips
    Xerox
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Austin , TX
  • Infinum

    Infinum is a software development company in San Francisco, CA. The 50+ team has equal experience in mobile and web development. They work with clients from a variety of industries, including business and financial services and automotive.

    Notable Project

    Infinum rebuilt a flight booking app for a startup. The original app was extremely buggy and the company needed further support. One feature Infinum developed allowed customers to sync their calendars to find flights that work around their schedule.

    “While many agencies limit your choices, it was quite different with Infinum. They were clear and upfront about what resources we were getting and why and offered us options, which was really nice.” – Senior Project Manager, App Startup

    Former Clients
    Bayer
    Samsung
    Universal Music Group
    T-Mobile
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place San Francisco , CA
    Awards

    Inc. 5000 Europe 2016 & 2017; Deloitte Technology Fast 50 CE 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017

  • InloopX

    Award-winning software agency INLOOPX has a team of 130+ and offices in Europe and the United States. Headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA, INLOOPX creates mobile apps, paying specific attention to the user experience.

    Notable Project

    INLOOPX developed a mobile banking app for a bank in the Czech Republic. The app included fingerprint and face recognition technology and integrates with Apple Watch. The partnership is ongoing, and the app won an award in the Czech Republic.

    “They have performed great and are responsive. I have no complaints.” – Head of Mobile Banking & Experience, Czech Republic Bank

    Former Clients
    Mercedes-Benz
    T-Mobile
    Volkswagen
    Intel
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Sunnyvale , CA
    Awards

    Deloitte: Fast 50 Central Europe (2017)

  • Intellectsoft

    Intellectsoft is a boutique digital transformation consultancy headquartered in Palo Alto, California. The Company provides cutting edge engineering solutions for global and Fortune 500 companies with the mission to help enterprises accelerate adoption of new technologies, untangle complex issues that always emerge during digital evolution, and orchestrate ongoing innovation.

    Intellectsoft maintains its advanced domain expertise through five dedicated labs:  Cognitive Computing, Decentralized Applications (i.e. Blockchain), Internet-of-Things (IOT), Premier Customer Experience (CX), and Mixed Reality (AR, VR).

    Established in 2007, Intellectsoft operates across multiple offices with the engineering centers in the U.S., the U.K., the Nordic region and Eastern Europe.

    Notable Project

    Intellectsoft created an e-commerce app with matching backend infrastructure, then integrated it into the client’s blockchain technology. Transforming the given creative demands into a satisfactory product under a strenuous deadline was deemed impressive, as were their communication skills and determination.

    “We've given them a challenge, and they've met it, which is why Intellectsoft has become our leading service provider for technology development.” – Program Manager, Holding Company

    Former Clients
    Eurostar
    Harley Davidson
    Jaguar
    Universal Pictures
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group251 - 1,000 Employees
    place Palo Alto , CA
    Awards

    Inc. 5000: #846 in 2018; Business of Apps: The Techies 2018: Best Use of Emerging Tech; IAOP: Top 100 Outsourcing Companies

  • Magora

    Founded in 2010, Magora is a 50+ team of web and mobile app designers and developers based in London. Whether it’s B2B or B2C, the firm creates bespoke software that integrates with existing business solutions to enable user-centered interaction and scalable software architecture.

    Notable Project

    Magora developed two apps and provided a range of services to a conference organizer, including web and graphic design, full-stack development, and database maintenance and development. The client appreciated Magora's expertise, timeliness, and overall efficiency in project communications and completion.

    “I would say they are the best outsourced firm we’ve ever worked with. Their project management skills are great – very transparent and very responsive to communication about fixes being urgent.” – Founder, IT Conference Organizer

    Former Clients
    Cisco
    Danone
    Toyota
    Unilever
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place London , United Kingdom
  • MentorMate

    From Minneapolis, MN, MentorMate has expanded to Sweden and Bulgaria. Founded in 2001, MentorMate is a custom software development company that also has experience in strategic consulting, cloud services, and Internet of Things (IoT).

    Notable Project

    A gaming startup with the goal of making education fun wanted to teach high schoolers important life concepts. MentorMate developed two apps for the project and stayed within the startup’s tight budget.

    “MentorMate became a part of our team. It was easy to work with them and get on the same page quickly.” – Technology Lead, Education Startup

    Former Clients
    AstraZeneca
    Thomson Reuters
    NASA
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group251 - 1,000 Employees
    place Minneapolis , MN
    Awards

    Star Tribune Top Workplace in Minnesota (2017), Top Software Development Company in Bulgaria (2016)

  • MLSDev

    MLSDev is a full-service web and mobile app development firm of 50+ based in Ukraine with offices in Poland and California. Started in 2009, they follow lean principle and agile methodologies to create innovative solutions for organizations of any size.

    Notable Project

    After completing a customer loyalty mobile app for an international fast food brand, MLSDev’s finished product skyrocketed to number one in the app store.The client plans to work with the team again, given their flexibility and remarkable results.

    “MLSDev was very professional and always accessible. They were always ready to discuss different questions. I'm very happy with the work.” – Marketing & Digital Director, Global Fast Food Brand

    Former Clients
    Danone
    EdgeRift
    ESPN
    McDonald’s
    Panasonic
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Belmont , CA
    Awards

    DOU: Top Midsize Employers (2015, 2016)

  • Mubaloo

    Founded in 2009, Mubaloo is a mobile app developer and IT strategy consultancy based in London. Also working from their Bristol office, this award-winning team of 50+ creates digital solutions for both enterprises and smaller companies.

    Notable Project

    Offering both a strategic perspective and development skill set, Mubaloo developed a native iOS and Android app to facilitate exchanges between investment managers and investors. The project was successfully completed on time and on-budget and convinced the client to retain Mubaloo as a digital consultant.

    "Mubaloo was refreshing to have for this initiative; their insight, approach, and knowledge was invaluable." – Solutions Director, Investment Firm

    Former Clients
    Aviva
    Bang & Olufsen
    RAC
    Unipart
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $100,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place London , United Kingdom
    Awards

    Mobile Innovation Awards Winner: Most Impressive Agency 2015; UK App Design Awards Gold Winner 2015; Deloitte Tech Fast 50 Winner 2014; Appsters Winner 2014: Best Use of API

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  • Ramotion

    Located in San Francisco, CA, Ramotion is a mobile app development company that focuses on coding and visual brand identity. With less than 50 employees, this agency is extremely design focused when it comes to app development.

    Notable Project

    A media production company employed Ramotion to build a website and bolster its brand image. Ramotion also created a new logo. The CEO said the project was extremely collaborative.

    “They [Ramotion] put a lot of pride in what they do, developing a process that works for them and for us. They're good communicators and record videos for us every day, or every couple of days, to document progress.” – CEO of Media Production Company

    Former Clients
    Salesforce
    Tile
    Snapchat
    Opera
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place San Francisco , CA
    Awards

    Apple: Best of 2013 Apps

  • Ready4S

    Ready4S is a full-service web and mobile app development company based in Cracow, Poland, with offices in the UK and Ukraine. Started in 2011, this team of 25+ creates digital solutions for organizations both large and small.

    Notable Project

    Under a tight deadline, Ready4S developed and implemented an app solution to give the client’s employees easier access to customer data. The team earned praise for its cooperative approach, project management skills, and quality results.

    “I am pleased with our effective cooperation with Ready4S. … I highly recommend Ready4S as a reliable partner.” – Former Sales Support Director, Global Bank

    Former Clients
    Coca-Cola
    Jaba
    Lumesse
    Roche
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Poole , United Kingdom
    Awards

     E-Commerce Awards Poland: Top 3 Best Website Designs

  • Redmadrobot

    Redmadrobot is a 150+ mobile app developer based in Moscow, Russia. Started in 2008, they pride themselves on creating the robust and flawless code trusted by the world’s largest brands.

    Notable Project

    Redmadrobot developed an iOS app to engage users and showcase the product catalog of an electronics retailer. From end to end, the team shone for its proactivity in the face of a holiday deadline and ability to meet all requirements.

    “We received a lot of attention from Redmadrobot's account manager in charge of retail projects, so we had excellent quality-of-code and deadlines.” – Project Manager, Electronics Retailer

    Former Clients
    Ford
    Johnson & Johnson
    Unilever
    Xerox
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Moscow , Russia
  • Shakuro

    Shakuro is a design and development agency founded in 2006. Headquartered in Newark, Del., they also have offices in Russia, Ukraine, the U.K., Germany, and Israel. The team of over 250 people has experience in web development, mobile app development, and UI/UX design for mid-market, small business, and enterprise clients largely in the business services industry. 

    Notable Project

    Shakuro helped create a social networking app for a startup. The agency designed and developed the app, as well as maintained the content management system (CMS) for the platform overall. The company was impressed with the quality of the app and has noticed an increase in engagement.

    “I think it’s much better to have more of a dedicated team, and that’s why we’ve stayed with them [Shakuro] throughout this period.” – Co-Founder, App

    Former Clients
    Metro
    CG Society
    Altium
    Cuberbrush
    Swyft
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group251 - 1,000 Employees
    place Newark , DE
  • Tapptitude

    Mobile app development company Tapptitude has offices in Romania, the US, and London. The team of 40+ employees specializes in iOS and Android app development and offers UX/UI design, IT strategy consulting, and web development. Founded in 2013, Tapptitude mainly works with small businesses and startups in the real estate, automotive, and arts and entertainment industries.

    Notable Project

    Tapptitude developed an app prototype for a food ordering company. They executed the food ordering company’s vision perfectly and were retained to develop the full product. Some app features Tapptitude developed included platform signup, payment systems, and restaurant menu integration.

    “The proof that I’ve been happy with Tapptitude is that we’ve continued working long-term, even though I’ve had the option to use in-house developers. I felt that the communication was great and, most importantly, the quality Tapptitude provides is amazing, as is the communication.” – CEO, Food Ordering App

    Former Clients
    Honda
    Vias Wine
    SmartDreamers
    Dine Market
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Cluj-Napoca , Romania
  • Touch Instinct

    Touch Instinct is based in St. Petersburg, Russia. The team of more than 30 develops apps for businesses across industries – mainly focusing on the arts and entertainment industry. Touch Instinct optimizes its mobile products for wearable devices and is a leader in wearable app development.

    Notable Project

    A leading digital agency in Russia needed Touch Instinct to build apps for both Android and iOS. Touch Instinct dealt with product management, development, and quality assurance for the apps. All the projects fell within the client’s budget and were delivered on time.

    “We are happy with Touch Instinct because they’ve delivered on their promise to provide an excellent development team, which helped us successfully build numerous projects.” – CTO, digital agency

    Former Clients
    Boom
    Wild Apricot
    Riot Games
    Rimble
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place St. Petersburg , Russia
    Awards

    Application Developers Alliance; Google Developers Certified Agency

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