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  • The Changing Face of UK VC 2020: Uzma Choudry | Startups

    The Changing Face of UK VC 2020: Uzma Choudry | Startups0

    Techworld spoke to former research scientist Uzma Choudry earlier this year about her unusual journey into the venture capital industry, which started out at Octopus Ventures in 2018, where she now works as an early stage-VC investor focusing on deep tech startups. Below is a lightly edited transcript of our discussion from the video interview. Hannah

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  • How UK VCs help startups with diversity and inclusion | Startups

    How UK VCs help startups with diversity and inclusion | Startups0

    Diversity and inclusion has become a hot-button topic in venture capital circles over the past few years, with more and more funds advocating for doing better at both, internally and at their portfolio companies. In practice this means ensuring that hiring practices place diversity as a priority, giving all applicants an equal opportunity regardless of

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  • The Changing Face of UK VC 2020: Akash Bajwa | Startups

    The Changing Face of UK VC 2020: Akash Bajwa | Startups0

    Born in Germany to economic migrants, Akash Bajwa landed in London at age twelve in 2009, where he attended Bisophshalt school for his GCSE’s and A Levels. “I was at a… I wouldn’t say underperforming state school, but it was in one of the more neglected parts of west London,” he told Techworld during a

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