CEO of Tech UK
Julian David is the CEO of techUK. He was appointed as the director general of Intellect in March 2012 and led its transformation to techUK in November 2013. Julian leads techUK's 60 strong team in representing more than 950 member companies, including multi-nationals and more than 500 SMEs to ensure that the digital tech industry is at the heart of a modern society and economy in Britain. He is a member of the government and industry Cyber Growth Partnership and Digital Advisory Council. He is also techUK’s representative on the National Trade Association Council of Digital Europe.
Founder of Tech London Advocates
Russ is an angel and venture investor and non-executive director of a number of high growth businesses including Dialog―a publicly traded semiconductor company, AIM listed Cupid plc and Unwire–a Danish, venture-backed mobile commerce business. He is also a limited partner in Ariadne Capital’s ACE Fund and an investor in and advisor to Amazing Media Group. Russ is also a board member of the Tech City Advisory Group.
CEO of UK Business Angels Association
Jenny is CEO of the UK Business Angels Association, the trade body for angel and early-stage investing, representing over 18,000 investors around the UK. Jenny has over 20 years’ experience of facilitating SMEs access to investment, both in the UK and internationally. She ran her own consultancy on access to finance for SMEs, including spending nine years based in Brussels, working closely with the EC. In 2009, Jenny co-founded Angel Capital Group which incorporates London Business Angels, one of the most established and active angel networks in the UK.
Jenny is an angel investor and in her role at UKBAA she focuses on building the angel community around the UK, connecting investors to good deal flow and assisting entrepreneurs to attract investors. Jenny sits on the steering group for emerging technologies and innovations for Innovate UK and the advisory board for the London Co- Investment Fund. Jenny is an experienced speaker on angel investing and entrepreneurship both in the UK and internationally. She has an MSc in economics from the London School of Economics and Political Science. Jenny was awarded an OBE in 2015 for services to small businesses.
UK Business Angels Association 首席执行官
Jenny 是 UK Business Angels Association 的首席执行官。该协会是天使投资和早期投资的贸易机构，代表着英国超过各地超过18000名投资者。Jenny 在促进中小型企业获得英国和国际投资方面拥有超过20年的行业经验。她拥有自己的中小企业融资咨询公司，包括在布鲁塞尔工作9年，与欧盟委员会建立了密切的合作。2009年，Jenny 联合成立了Angel Capital Group，该集团合并了London Business Angels，这是英国最成熟和最活跃的天使网络之一。