Our expert authors from around the world will keep you informed on every facet of equity investing.

Adrian Rainey

Partner at Taylor Wessing

Adrian is a Partner in the Corporate Technology team at Taylor Wessing and specialises in M&A and venture capital work in IP-rich industries.

Alex Bogdanovskij

St James's Place Wealth Management

Alex works in Corporate Strategy at St James's Place Wealth Management, having previously worked in venture capital and had a successful exit himself.

Alex Dunsdon

Entrepreneur and investment director

Alex is an entrepreneur and founder of ad-tech accelerator The Bakery London and investment director at SaatchInvest.

Alexandre Covello

Founder and CEO of AngelsCube

Founder and CEO of AngelsCube, active tech investor and startup mentor.

Alicia Robb

Investor, entrepreneur, author, Kauffman Foundation fellow

Alicia Robb is a Kaufman fellow, angel investor, author and entrepreneur who has founded the Rising Tide movement.

Alicia Syrett

Founder and CEO, angel investor

Founder/CEO at Pantegrion Capital, angel investor, Board of NY Angels, advisor, entrepreneur and CAO of multi-billion-dollar private equity firm.

Andy McLoughlin

Co-founder at Huddle, Venture Partner at SoftTech VC

Andy McLoughlin is a Co-founder of Huddle, Venture Partner at SoftTech VC and prolific angel investor.

Annabel Jenney

Investment Associate, SyndicateRoom

Annie is a member of SyndicateRoom's Investment Associate team.

Arjun Hassard

Former Product Lead, SyndicateRoom

Arjun led the product team at SyndicateRoom, where he was responsible for the delivery and success of new platform offerings, with a particular focus on improving analytics and data-driven strategy.

Avin Rabheru

Founder and CEO, Housekeep

Entrepreneur and investor.

Ben Luntz

Co-founder & Managing Partner at Indicator Ventures, Co-founder of MadTravelers, LLC

Ben Luntz is Co-founder & Managing Partner at Indicator Ventures, Co-founder of MadTravelers, LLC, and Co-founder of Apex Exposure.

Ben Wiener

Managing Partner at Jumpspeed Ventures

Ben Wiener is Managing Partner at Jumpspeed Ventures

Björn Evers

Angel Investor, Entrepreneur, Board Member

Björn Evers has more than 15 years of experience in positions such as CEO, board member and investor across multiple online industries, including management consulting, eGaming, online identification, payments, music and dating. Prior to becoming an investor, Björn was (and remains) a successful entrepreneur.

Caroline Chambers

Expertise Counsel, Ashurst’s Equity Capital Markets

Expertise Counsel for Ashurst’s Equity Capital Markets

Chris Mairs

Chief Scientist, Metaswitch Networks

Early-stage investor, Fellow, Venture Partner, Chief Scientist.

Chris Schultz

Founder of Voodoo Ventures

Angel, tech entrepreneur and Founder of Voodoo Ventures.

Chris Smith

Former Editor at SyndicateRoom

Chris was SyndicateRoom’s Head Editor.

Chrissie McClatchie

Fine wine specialist

Freelance wine professional and writer with eight years' experience in the fine wine and yachting industries.

Clive Minihan

Finance Director and MD, Time for Medicine

Finance Director and Joint Managing Director, Time for Medicine Limited

Colette Ballou

President, Ballou PR

President of Ballou PR UK, France & Germany

Cornelius Riethdorf

Senior Analyst, SyndicateRoom

Cornelius is a member of the sales and due diligence team at SyndicateRoom.

Daisy Dalzell

Guest Writer

Daisy interned at SyndicateRoom in December 2016.

Dan Matthews

Guest Writer

Dan is a freelance journalist and author working for The Telegraph, Forbes.com and The Times. He is the founding editor of Minutehack.com, a website for UK entrepreneurs.

Darren Mulvihill

Chapter Director Startup Grind

Darren Mulvihill is an Angel Investor and Advisor, and Head of Business Development at Medxnote.

David Barrie

Founder and CEO, Wild Blue Cohort

Founder and CEO, Wild Blue Cohort

David Brookes

Tax Partner, BDO

David is the Tax Partner at BDO's Reading Office. He focuses on the mid-market acting for a number of private equity and venture capital backed businesses.

David Ford

Angel investor

Angel investor

David S Rose

Serial entrepreneur and CEO, Gust

Inc. 500 CEO, serial entrepreneur, super-angel investor, best selling author and keynote speaker who has founded or funded over 100 pioneering companies.

Deb Kemper

Managing Director, Golden Seeds

Member of Clean Energy Venture Group, speaker and mentor.

Derek Neil

Partner at BDO LLP

Derek is a partner in the Corporate Finance team at BDO LLP, the leading accountancy and business advisory firm.

Dominic Wilson

Managing Partner, Pi Labs

Venture capitalist and Managing Partner at Pi Labs

Edward Hume-Kendall

Associate-Nominee, SyndicateRoom

Ed is an Associate-Nominee at SyndicateRoom.

Edward Lando

Co-founder of Horizons

Angel investor

Ekaterina Bystrova

Content Editor, SyndicateRoom

Ekaterina is the Content Editor at SyndicateRoom.

Eleanor Richards

Company Marketing Executive, SyndicateRoom

Ellie joined SyndicateRoom in 2017 as a Company Marketing Executive.

Elizabeth Galbut

Founding Partner, SoGal Ventures

Founding Partner at SoGal Ventures and Founder of A-Level Capital.

Elizabeth Kraus

Co-founder and Chief Strategy Officer at MergeLane

Entrepreneur, investor and Founder of the Impact Angel Group

Francesca O'Brien

Head of Private Markets, SyndicateRoom

Fran heads up the associate team at SyndicateRoom.

Gonçalo de Vasconcelos

Co-founder and CEO at SyndicateRoom

As a pioneer in the equity crowd funding industry, Goncalo is well equipped to comment on the industry as a whole and the intricacies of each deal. He is a regular contributor to Forbes.com, a speaker and panelist at leading industry events.

Harry Stebbings

Podcaster, Angel Insights & The Twenty Minute VC

Harry hosts Angel Insights for SyndicateRoom and The Twenty Minute VC independently. He is also the CEO and Founder of Making Solutions, a non-profit organisation that raises funds and awareness for Multiple Sclerosis, and Entrepreneur in Residence at Atomico.

Heather Cabot

Co-Founder of Geek Girl Rising

Heather Cabot is a Professor at Columbia Journalism School and Co-Founder of Geek Girl Rising.

Jacob Gibson

Investor, adviser and entrepreneur

Prolific angel investor, adviser and entrepreneur.

James Routledge

Partner at Potential VC, and Founder and CEO at Now Native

James Routledge is a Partner at Potential VC, and the Founder and CEO of Now Native.

Jeremy Wiseman

Director, Scott Harris

Equity partner and Director at Scott Harris

Jessica Stillman

Guest Writer

Jessica Stillman is a freelance writer based in Cyprus with interests in unconventional career paths, generational differences and the future of work. She writes a daily column for Inc.com and has blogged for CBS MoneyWatch, Forbes, GigaOM and Brazen Careerist, among others.

Joanna Higgins

Guest writer

Joanna Higgins is a freelance business writer. She is the former editor of Director, the monthly magazine for senior executives, and launch editor of management website BNETUK (now part of CBS Moneywatch), which won the AoP launch of the year award.

John Spindler

CEO at Capital Enterprise

A key player in establishing a culture of innovation and investment in the blossoming London tech scene.

Jonathan Pfahl

MD, Rockstar Mentoring Group

Managing Director of Rockstar Mentoring Group

Jos Dirkse

Entrepreneur, angel investor and Founder of Nieuw Kapitaal BV

Entrepreneur, angel investor and Founder of Nieuw Kapitaal BV

Josh Maher

Angel, entrepreneur and author

Angel investor and Co-founder of several startups, including Decider Technologies, KStream Media and TechCafe. Author of Startup Wealth: How the Best Angel Investors Make Money in Startups.

Katie Leviten

Investment Manager, JamJar Investments

Katie has previously held roles at Innocent Drinks, the BBC and Hamilton Bradshaw Venture Partners.

Katy Levitt

Senior Analyst, SyndicateRoom

Senior Analyst at SyndicateRoom

Keith Wallace

Co-founder and Managing Partner, DeInvesteerdersClub

Co-founder and Managing Partner at DeInvesteerdersClub; Lecturer and Lead Coach at a number of institutions, including the Erasmus Centre for Entrepreneurship and Erasmus University Rotterdam; and Chairman of I-Portal.

Leslie Onyesoh

CEO and Founder of Kwanji

Leslie is the CEO and Founder of Kwanji

Liam Proud


Former Deputy Business Features editor at City A.M. newspaper.

Lily Bridgwood

Partnerships Associate, OFF3R

Lily is Partnerships Associate at OFF3R.

Marcin Zaba

Head of Marketing, SyndicateRoom

Marcin is the Head of Marketing at SyndicateRoom.

Martin "Marty" Zwilling

American business executive, entrepreneur, angel investor and author

Founder and CEO of Startup Professionals and with a background that includes a 30-year track record as an executive, Marty is now firmly in 'give-back mode' as a mentor to startup founders and an angel investor.

Max Kelly

Managing Director, Techstars London

Managing Director of Techstars London

Meghan Cross

Managing Director at Red Bear Angels

Meghan has nearly a decade of operating experience launching and growing media and software companies in New York and Silicon Valley.

Michael Blakey

Founder & Director at Avonmore Developments

UK Business Angel Association Angel of the Year 2015/16 Michael Blakey is a serial angel investor and founder of Avonmore Developments.

Nancy Fechnay

Partner at Flight Ventures

Partner at Flight Ventures and Interim Director at Techstars London.

Nathan Rose

Founder, Assemble Advisory

Author of 'Equity Crowdfunding: The Complete Guide for Startups and Growing Companies', available from 1st November 2016.

Neil Doyle

Senior Managing Director, FTI Strategic Communications

Senior Managing Director, FTI Strategic Communications

Nick Lyth

Co-Founder and Director, Green Angels Syndicate

Entrepreneur, green economy expert and government adviser.

Nicole Green

Guest writer

Nicole is a communications consultant and writer working with startups and entrepreneurial businesses.

Oliver Hammond

Senior Analyst, SyndicateRoom

Oli is a member of SyndicateRoom's sales and due diligence team.

Orson Stadler

Ventures Associate, Mustard Seed

Orson is an expert at fund strategy and operations, as well as other business development activities.

Paul Arnold

Founder, Switch Ventures

Founder and Partner at Switch Ventures

Paul Dowling

Founder and CEO, Dreamstake

Entrepreneur and investor

Paul Townsend

Director Vitesse PSP, Angel Investor, Entrepreneur

Paul is an experienced Angel Investor, Director, Entrepreneur, and e-commerce payments and banking relationships expert.

Peter Cowley

Fellow of the Cambridge Judge Business School

Cambridge-based technology entrepreneur, personal and corporate angel investor, charity chair/trustee, mentor and non-executive director at several companies.

Peter Shankman

CEO, marketer, angel investor, adventurist

Peter is an American entrepreneur, marketer, angel investor, author, and 'adventurist'. He has successfully built and exited a number of ventures including HARO (Help A Reporter Out).

Philip Wilkinson

Entrepreneur and angel investor

Curation, mobile, e-commerce, gaming and machine learning. Passionate about creating, investing in, or being part of, businesses that people will come to love and use every day.

Roger Barb

Managing Director at Citi

Managing Director at Citi

Ron Petersen

Partner, Longbow Capital

Ron Petersen is co-founder and partner at Longbow Capital LLP

Ross McNaughton

Corporate Partner, Penningtons Manches LLP

Corporate Partner, Penningtons Manches LLP

Russ Shaw

Angel Investor, VC and Founder, Tech London Advocates

Angel investor, VC and Founder of Tech London Advocates

Samer Karam

Angel investor and startup advisor

Samer Karam is an angel investor and startup advisor, and founder of StartUp Megaphone and, before that, Seeqnce.

Sara Thomas

Principal, Maven Ventures

Seed-stage investor in consumer startups at Maven

Simon Thorpe

Angel investor

Angel investor, mentor and advisory board member

Sonny Singh

Chief Commercial Officer at BitPay and angel investor

Sonny Singh is Chief Commerical Officer of BitPay, the largest processor of bitcoin in the world.

Stefania Barbaglio

Director at Cassiopeia Services

Stefania is Director at Cassipeia Services and co-hosts the LSE TV show.

Telmo Contreiras

Head of Development, SyndicateRoom

Telmo heads up the development team for SyndicateRoom. He's responsible for the smooth running of the various information systems involved in both SyndicateRoom's website and the company's back office.

Tim Beecroft

Digital Marketing, SyndicateRoom

Tim is a member of SyndicateRoom's marketing team.

Tim Mills

Investment Director, British Business Bank & Angel CoFund

Investment expert

Tom Beevers

CEO and Co-founder, StockViews

CEO and Co-founder, StockViews

Tom Britton

Co-founder at SyndicateRoom

As Tom is responsible for the platform, his knowledge of our network of investors and their use of the platform is especially detailed. Published by Bloomberg, Tom's insight is valuable for its subtlety and nuance.

Yenyun Fu

Founding Partner and Managing Director, London Bridge Ventures

Yenyun Fu is the Founding Partner and Managing Director of London Bridge Ventures, and early investor in SF- and NY-based tech companies including FundersClub, Life360 and EquityZen.