2016 VIP Attendees


VIP Attendees

First name Surname Company Position
Aaron Clark Barclays Relationship Director
Adam Rudd Beechtree Partner
Adam Harris Parcel2Go.com Marketing Director
Alan Taylor Chess Telecom Marketing Director
Alasdair Buchan Northstar Ventures Director
Alex King Private Investor Private Investor
Alex Connock Shine North Managing Director
Alex Baldock Shop Direct Group CEO
Alexis Scorer GP Bullhound Director
Andrew Daniels Degree53 Managing Director
Andrew Simpson PJA Distribution Director
Andrew Mason RapidSpike Co-Founder
Andy Kent Angel Solutions Founder & CEO
Andy Lowe Bank of America Head of Ventures
Andy Cooper Draw & Code Director
Andy Wolfe Shop Direct Chief Information Officer
Andy Sleigh Skyscanner Corporate Development
Anish Kapoor Access Pay CEO
Annelies Van Den Belt Findmypast CEO
Arian Kalantari TheLADbible Co-Founder
Barney Brown WorkCast Co-Founder
Barry Robinson Phoenix Equity Partners Partner
Bill Currie William Currie Group Founder
Bonamy Grimes SkyScanner Co-Founder
Carl Wong Living Lens Co-Founder
Carl Shore PasTest Commercial Manager
Carl Cavers Sumo Digital CEO
Carol Kane Boohoo Joint CEO
Catherine Richards Inflexion Partner
Cathy Skelly Liverpool Vision Investment Officer
Charles Sharland AppSense Chairman
Charles Cannell Inflexion Digital Director
Charles Shepherd Barclays Relationship Director
Charlotte Beazley Berenberg Vice-President
Chris Oglesby Bruntwood CEO
Chris Meehan Sentric CEO
Chris Slater Simply Business COO
Chris Bowman Berenberg Head of UK ECM
Chris Scudder Orange Bus Technical Director
Chris Blaxall Performance Horizon CFO
Chris Maguire Business Cloud Editor
Claire Braithwaite Manchester Growth Company Technology Consultant
Cllr Gary Millar Liverpool City Council Councillor
Colin Tan Dot Forge Accelerator Investor
Colin Jefferson PJA Distribution Director
Dale Huxford Squire Patton Boggs Of Counsel
Dan Wright NorthEdge Capital Partner
Dan Rubel Shop Direct Strategy and Communications Director
Darrell Freeman Big Dude Clothing CEO
Darren Earnshaw Barclays CIO
Darren Garland ProVu Communications Managing Director
Darren Jobling ZeroLight CEO
David Grimes MyParcelDelivery.com CEO
David Lafferty Shop Direct Corporate Media
David Dunn Sunderland Software City CEO
David Rowan WIRED Editor UK
David Parr Barclays Relationship Director
David Rasche GB Group Senior Non-Executive Director
Dean Ward Evoke Creative Owner
Derek Steele Mobysoft Founder & CEO
Dominic Murphy Geek Talent Managing Director
Doug Stellman Enterprise Ventures Investment Director
Doug Ward Spaceport X Co-Founder
Eleni Sharp BBC Senior Product Manager (BBC Taster)
Gareth Jones Shop Direct Deputy CEO
Gareth Healy Inflexion Partner
Garry Partington RealityMine CEO
Gavin Wheeldon Purple Wifi CEO
Gilbert Corrales Leaf.FM CEO
Giles Moore Airstoc CEO
Giles Chesher Squire Patton Boggs Partner
Gordon Beveridge Scottish Equity Partners Director
Hannah Chaplin Receptive Co-Founder & CEO
Helen Miller Shop Direct Talent Director
Helen Carroll Co-operative Group Marketing Director
Herb Kim Thinking Digital Tech North Chairman
Howard Simms Apadmi Co-Founder
Hugh Campbell GP Bullhound Managing Partner
Iain Wolstenholme Primary Capital Partner
Iain McDonald William Currie Group Consultant
Ian Handy Metronet (UK) Director
Ian Kelly Utiligroup Chairman
Irina Trentea aql Director
Isabel McCabe Centriq Group Managing Director
Jack Barmby Gnatta Founder & CEO
Jaime Scott EvaluAgent Managing Director
James Clark London Stock Exchange Head of Business Development
James Doggart Cloud Technology Solutions CEO
James Bedford Tech North Head of Investment Strategy
Jamil Khalil Wakelet CEO
Jane Haxby Squire Patton Boggs Partner
Jeremy Stevens Shop Direct Head of Investor Relations
Jeremy Levine Evolution Funding CEO
Jeremy Gidlow Intechnica Managing Director and Co-Founder
Jim Rothnie McCann Business Development
Joakim Dal GP Bullhound Investment Manager
John Eggleston Business Growth Fund Director of TMT
John Keefe Draw & Code Director
John Dyson Frazer John Recruitment Founder
John Kershaw M14 Industries Founder
John Allen Missguided CTO
Jon Davies Wranx Founder & CTO
Jonathan Wall Shop Direct eCommerce Director
Julian Viggars Enterprise Ventures Head of Technology Investments
Julie Skelton ESP Group Commercial Director
Julie Curran Scottish Equity Partners Principal
Katherine Mutton The Hut Group M&A Director
Katie Harding Frazer John Recruitment Technology Associate Partner
Kevin McManus Liverpool Vision Head of Creative & Digital
Kevin Towers Pinnacle Data Managing Director
Lawrence Jones UKFast Founder & CEO
Lee Durham Durhamlane Managing Partner
Liz Ashall-Payne Orcha Health Ltd Founder & Director
Louis Rix Carfinance247 Founder & Director
Luke Burns GP Bullhound Associate
Malcolm Horner GP Bullhound Vice President
Manish Madhvani GP Bullhound Managing Partner
Manoj Ranaweera Private Investor Private Investor
Mark Taylor Beringea Partner
Mark Pearson Fuel Ventures Founder
Mark Sebba GP Bullhound Non-Executive Director
Mark Fahy London Stock Exchange Head of UK Small & Mid-Cap Companies
Mark Payton Mercia Technology Co-Founder
Martin Bryant Next Web Editor-in-Chief
Martyn Cuthbert OnTrac Managing Director
Matt Farrar EPAM VP
Matt Jeff-Watts Tech North Programme Manager
Matt Burton Visualsoft CTO
Matt Widdall Business Growth Fund Senior Investment Manager
Matthew Elliott Rise CEO
Matthew Hirst Utiligroup CEO
Matthias Lehleiter Berenberg Associate Director
Max Hopkinson Tyres on The Drive Marketing Director
Michael Dimelow ARM Head of M&A
Michael Hartig Barclays Managing Director North West & North Wales
Michael Brady Bede Gaming Founder
Micheal King Mobica SVP Sales
Mike Rivis Sykes Cottages CTO
Miri Thomas Newsco Editor
Mo Aneese Livingbridge Associate Director
Natalie Verdin-Woodward Shop Direct Corporate Affairs & CSR Manager
Nick Black Apadmi Co-Founder & CEO
Nick Tucker Azzure IT Managing Director
Nick Bate Beta Partners Managing Partner
Nick Horrocks GP Bullhound Director
Nick Huber Journalist Journalist
Nick Giles SevenHills Co-Founder
Nicola Frost UK Fast Head of Legal
Nigel Begg Aspire Technology Solutions Managing Director
Nigel Wallbridge Nomad Digital Founder
Patrick Jolly AppSense Corporate Development
Patrick Geary Blue Prism Chief Marketing Officer
Patrick Wall Metapack Founder & CEO
Paul Campbell Capture Education Director
Paul Gouge Playdemic CEO
Paul Neeson Scottish Equity Partners Associate
Paul Mann Squire Patton Boggs Partner
Peter Lusty Manchester Tech Trust CEO
Phil Webb EMIS CTO
Phil Hodari Private Investor Private Investor
Phil Simmonds Wranx Founder
Pinesh Mehta Business Growth Fund Investor
Reg Rix Carfinance247 Founder & Director
Ric Clark Tyres on The Drive Founder & CTO
Richard Faulkener Barclays Northern Head of TMT
Richard Brass Berenberg Head of UK Clients
Richard Young BVCA Director
Richard Law GB Group CEO
Richard Ibbett LDC Investment Director
Richard Potter Peak Founder
Richard Hamnett ResponseTap Co Founder
Richard Flint Sky Betting and Gaming Chief Executive
Richard Ferrar Tech North Digital Marketing Manager
Richard Carter The Nostrum Group CEO
Robert Nugent Godel Technologies CFO
Rory Codd Zeus Capital Director of Corporate Finance
Rosa Glover Capital Enterprise Head of Capital Enterprise North
Russell Dowd Nucleus Business Development Director
Scott Lowe Barclays Head of Enterprise Management
Scott Hitchins Interact VP Global Sales
Sebastian Markosky GP Bullhound Director
Sharon Wilson Results Through Digital Managing Director
Sherry Coutu Private Investor Private Investor
Simon French Cenkos Director
Simon Swan Hiring Hub Founder
Simon Wilkinson RealityMine Chairman
Sir Terry Leahy Private Investor Private Investor
Stephen Wilson eBECS Co-Founder
Stephen Roberts ECI Partners Investment Manager
Steve Klin BlueVenn Co-Founder
Steve Wilcock EMIS Managing Director
Steve Purdham 3Rings Founder
Stuart Oakes Stroma Sales Manager
Sue Woodward The Sharp Project Founder
Suranga Chandratillake Balderton Capital General Partner
Tim Davies Exco InTouch Founder & CEO
Tim Jones MoneySuperMarket.com CIO
Tom New Formisimo Co-Founder
Tom Butterworth Silicon Valley Bank Vice President
Tony Bolland Avecto Private Investor
Tristan Woods SafeGuard World Chief Strategy Officer
Wendy Clark Houseology Co-founder
Yossi Erdman AO.com Head of Brand & Social Media