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Primary Role
Founder & CEO @
Investments
1 Investment in 1 Company
Gender:
Male
Location:
London
Website:
http://cmorton.org
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Person Details

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Chris Morton is the CEO and cofounder of Lyst (www.lyst.com), a social curation platform for online fashion.

Prior to founding Lyst, Chris was an investor at Balderton Capital and Benchmark Capital, focussing on consumer internet; specifically ecommerce, music and games.

Chris was also Business Development Manager of the Energy and Materials division at QinetiQ, one of Europe's leading technology R&D organisations.

Chris earned his M.A. in Natural Sciences (Physics and Philosophy) from Cambridge University, 2003, and he is a DERA Scholar.

Jobs (5)

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Founder & CEO

2010 - Current   (over 6 years)
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Associate
2007
2010
Associate
Sep 1, 2005
2010
Manager
2003
2005
Business Development Manager

Investments (1)

DateInvested InRoundDetails
Jul, 2014$3.7M / SeedPersonal Investment

Education (1)

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