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We are delighted that Dave Moss, co-founder of Blue Prism will be joining us to tell us about the Blue Prism journey, and to welcome back David Rowan as our host for the evening.

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DAVID MOSS

Co Founder / CPO, Flick

David Moss, CTO and co-founder of Blue Prism, is a thought leader and founding technologist in the Robotic Process Automation software sector.

 

David has over 20 years’ experience in the enterprise software space and a proven track record of delivering transformational technology products to global blue chip organisations.

 

Blue Prism was formed in 2001 to pursue the vision of delivering a disruptive, new technology that could harness the concept of robotics to deliver business-led automation.  The company provides a scalable and robust execution platform for best-of-breed AI and cognitive technologies and has emerged as the trusted and secure RPA platform of choice for the Fortune 500.

 

Billions of transactions and hundreds of millions of hours of work are executed on Blue Prism robots from renowned companies including Aegon, BNY Mellon, Commerzbank, IBM, ING, Maersk, Nokia, Nordea, Procter & Gamble, Raiffeisen Bank, Siemens, Westpac and Zurich.

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DAVID ROWAN

Editor, Wired UK

David Rowan is founding Editor-in-chief of WIRED’s UK edition, currently writing a book about bold corporate innovation.

 

He’s taken 130 flights in the past year to investigate the companies and entrepreneurs changing our world, recently spending time with the founders of WhatsApp, LinkedIn, Google, Spotify, Xiaomi, Nest, Twitter and countless other ambitious startups from Tel Aviv to Shenzhen. For his book, he’s currently on a global quest for successful examples of non-bullshit corporate innovation in the face of technology-led disruption.

 

His recent keynote talks have included events for banks, governments and Fortune 100 companies, and stage interviews have ranged from will.i.am to James Murdoch and David Cameron.

 

David has been a columnist for The Times, GQ, Condé Nast Traveller and The Guardian. At WIRED he has extended the brand into conferences and a consulting business.

 

He’s an early-stage investor in 40 tech companies and co-founder of a non-profit taking amazing people for weekend adventures in the world’s most extraordinary locations – and he is still searching for the future!

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HUGH CAMPBELL

Founder & Managing Partner, GP Bullhound

Hugh Campbell is a Founder and Managing Partner of GP Bullhound.

 

Hugh has 15 years’ experience advising and investing in Europe’s category leaders in the technology sector. He has closed deals with King.com, Avito, Interactive Investor, Figleaves, Realise and Car Loan 4U as well as selling businesses to Real Networks, Tesco, Disney, Accenture and Experian amongst others. He is a frequent speaker at events and conferences including CEBIT, the Mobile Web Summit and the Mobile Games Forum.

 

Hugh started his career with Citibank in M&A before moving on to Goldman Sachs where he worked in Equity Research. Hugh is from an entrepreneurial publishing family who sold John Murray Publishers to Hachette in 2002 and founded an e-learning business, Pastest Limited, where he still sits on the Board. In 2000, Hugh left Goldman Sachs and spent most of the year working and living in Beijing, China before going back to his investment banking roots by co-founding GP Bullhound.

 

Hugh opened the Manchester office of GP Bullhound in 2014. He is an MGS alumnus and graduated from Pembroke College, Oxford.

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