Advisory Board

Tech London Advocates brings together some of the most respected and influential figures from London’s technology sector to form a distinguished board of advisors.

Chaired by Tech London Advocates founder, Russ Shaw, the Advisory Board consists of:

  • Sherry Coutu, serial investor and author of the Scale-up Report
  • Nick Giles, co-founder, Seven Hills
  • Asher Ismail, head of strategy, MoneySuperMarket Group
  • Bindi Karia, VP, Silicon Valley Bank
  • Mark Martin, ‘Urban Teacher’
  • Gavin Poole, CEO, Here East
  • Debu Purkayastha, entrepreneur-in-residence, Octopus Capital
  • Kathryn Parsons, co-founder, Decoded
  • Eric Van der Kleij, head, Level39
  • Baroness Jo Valentine, London First
  • James Klein, Penningtons Manches LLP
  • Tom Yoritaka, Global Managing Director, Cisco Entrepreneurs in Residence, Cisco Corporate Development