Gina Smith

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Blair MacLaren Active Venture Partners

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Blair is a partner at Active Venture Partners, having joined the company in 2007. Since joining ACTIVE he has played instrumental roles in the negotiations of many of the firm’s investments and exits. He currently sits on the boards of Restalo and Whisbi.
He also collaborates with ESADE Business School on venture capital and start-up business plans and is a mentor at Telefónica’s accelerator, Wayra.

James Harrison Sky-Futures

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James is an Army veteran who served in Iraq and Afghanistan and former corporate strategist with Deloitte. Passionate about data, he has pioneered the creation and commercialisation of proprietary cloud based drone inspection software, the use of AI for automated inspection techniques, and has provided services across 4 continents globally for companies such as BP, Chevron and Petronas and QatarGas. 

Praseeda Nair GrowthBusiness

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Meet Our 2017 Bully Award Finalists!

Each year we comb the European landscape, in search of bright stars - entrepreneurs with vision, and with the passion to carry out their dreams. Please welcome our 2017 Bully Awards Finalists!

Adictik - Spain - Yearling
AdventureBox
- Sweden - YoungBull
Airfill Prepaid
(Bitrefill) - Sweden - YoungBull

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Anu Bhardwaj Women Investing in Women Digital

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Founder of Women INVESTING in Women DIGITAL. Launched in December 2014, WIIW Digital includes over 1,000,000+ followers on FaceBook across 120 countries; the “Women INVESTING in Women and Girls” Radio show on Voice America Kids/Podcast Series on Apple ITUNES, The State of Women Radio Network in partnership with Star Worldwide Network, and the WIIW Global Summit & Women in Private Equity Roundtable Series, which took place in New York City, Stockholm, Johannesburg, San Diego, Scottsdale, Muscat, Singapore, Phoenix, Vienna, & Ankara. 

Peter Finnie Gill Jennings & Every

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Peter Finnie is a highly experienced patent attorney with technical expertise across all fields of engineering, most particularly in information technology, telecommunications and medical devices. He joined the profession in 1991 after graduating from Durham University with a degree in engineering.
 
In addition to Peter’s extensive experience, he has also been involved in mentoring Entrepreneurs as a Pitch@Palace Elevator and is a member of the Tech London Advocates.
 

Karen McCormick Beringea

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