An experienced innovator, business founder, investor, Board advisor and entrepreneur - with interest in digital disruption and the sharing economy. Focused on funding female entrepreneurs and making the UK a great place to be a female founder.
A leader with a proven scale up record and reputation for high impact delivery. A network of key influencers including investors, political stakeholders, academic institutions and media. Author of the independent report for the UK government on the Sharing Economy (2014). Former Chair of Sharing Economy UK (SEUK). Member of the Mayor of London's Business Advisory Board.
One of the Evening Standard's 1000 most influential people of 2015. One of the original '35 under 35' women to watch in 'Management Today' (2000). Trustee and Chair of Development at Hampstead Theatre. A spokesperson on digital, female founders, angel investing, sharing economy and entrepreneurship. Awarded an OBE in June 2016.