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  1. Sam Barnett

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    Sam is the President of Entrepreneur First, a $200M fund which invests in individuals to find a co-founder and build a deep technology business.

    Sam has experience building early stage startups and unicorns in Europe and the US. He founded Struq in London (which used machine learning to personalise ads), scaled it across 7 territories and exited to Quantcast.

    After the acquisition he spent four years as an executive in SF running the 5th largest data processor in the world. Sam is also on the board of Refunite, Levelapp and Tyve.

  2. Joe White

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    Joe is CFO and General Partner at Entrepreneur First.

    Prior to EF, Joe was co-founder and COO of Moonfruit.com, sold to Yell Group in 2012 and is currently a non-exec director for The Behavioural Insights Team. He also served as a non-exec director at Demotix, a citizen journalism newswire, sold to Corbis in 2012.

    Joe started his career at McKinsey & Co. and earned an MA in economics from Cambridge. He was awarded an MBE for services to technology businesses in the 2017 New Year’s Honours.

  3. Alice Bentinck

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    Alice Bentinck is co-founder and General Partner at Entrepreneur First, which she started with Matt Clifford in 2011.

    She also set up Code First: Girls, a not-for-profit that has taught 5,000 women to code for free while
    at university.

    Alice started her career at McKinsey & Co. She was awarded an MBE for services to business in the
    2016 Queen’s Birthday Honours.

  4. Matt Clifford

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    Matt Clifford is co-founder and CEO of Entrepreneur First, which he started with Alice Bentinck in 2011.

    Matt sits on the board of Code First Girls, which he co-founded in 2013 to teach young women how
    to code.

    Matt started his career at McKinsey & Co. and holds degrees from Cambridge and MIT, where he
    was a Kennedy Scholar. He was awarded an MBE for services to business in the 2016 Queen’s
    Birthday Honours.