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Primary Role
Partner @
Investments
19 Investments in 17 Companies
Gender:
Female
Location:
London
Website:
http://passioncapital.com
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Person Details

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Eileen Burbidge (@eileentso) is a Partner at Passion Capital, the pre-eminent early-stage VC fund based in London. She brings extensive operational experience to her investment activities gleaned from business and product roles at Yahoo!, Skype, Apple and elsewhere.

In addition to Passion Capital, Eileen is also Chair of Tech City UK, the government-backed organisation supporting digital business across the UK. She also serves on the Prime Minister David Cameron’s Business Advisory Group; as HM Treasury’s Special Envoy for FinTech, appointed by the Chancellor George Osborne; and Tech Ambassador for the Mayor of London Boris Johnson. She was made an MBE for services to UK Business in June 2015 and holds a BSc Engineering degree in Computer Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Jobs (10)

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Chairman

Founder

Jul, 2009 - Current   (over 7 years)
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Title
Company
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Venture Partner
2006
2011
Investment Director
2005
2007
Director, Product Management
2004
2005
Product Development Director
1999
2000
Director, Business Development
1996
1999
Group Manager, Market Development (JavaSoft)
1995
1996
Market Development Manager
DateInvested InRoundDetails
Sep, 2016£1.5M / Seed
Jul, 2016$2M / Seed (Lead)
Nov, 2015$3M / Seed (Lead)Personal Investment
Sep, 2015£412k / SeedPersonal Investment
Sep, 2015undisclosed amount / SeedPersonal Investment
Dec, 2014£2.5M / SeedPersonal Investment
Sep, 2014$8M / Series B
Mar, 2014$9M / Series APersonal Investment
Oct, 2013$3M / Series A
Jul, 2013undisclosed amount / SeedPersonal Investment
Jul, 2013$400k / SeedPersonal Investment
Oct, 2012$1M / SeedPersonal Investment
Oct, 2012$1M / SeedPersonal Investment
Feb, 2012€1.6M / Seed
Jun, 2011$1M / SeedPersonal Investment
Jan, 2011undisclosed amount / AngelPersonal Investment
May, 2009€1M / AngelPersonal Investment
Feb, 2009$2M / Series A
Feb, 2008£1.5M / Seed

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TechCrunch Disrupt London 2016

December 05, 2016 - December 06, 2016

The Copper Box Arena, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London, England, United Kingdom

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