Keynote - A Vulture is for life, not just for Christmas

A session at Digital Shoreditch Festival 2012

Thursday 24th May, 2012

9:30am to 9:50am (GMT)

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Simon Acland

Author: Angels, Dragons and Vultures

Simon Acland has over 25 years’ experience of venture capital, primarily at Quester, one of the UK’s most active early-stage technology investors, where he was Managing Director. He has been a director of over 40 companies, public and private, mostly in the technology sector, including two software companies that reached the FTSE 250. Currently he is a director of AIM listed Elektron Technology, three VCTs managed by Triple Point, a private manufacturing company, Bond Fabrications, and of the wild plant conservation charity, Plantlife. He recently joined the investment committee of Capital for Enterprise’s Angel CoFund.

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4 attendees

  • Serge Milbank
  • Julian Blake
  • LiveMusicStage.com
  • Simon Acland

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  • James Parton
  • Stefanie Gubbi

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Time 9:30am9:50am GMT

Date Thu 24th May 2012

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