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Non-Executive Director @
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12 Investments in 9 Companies
Gender:
Female
Location:
London
Website:
http://kidkraftaccessories.tumblr.com/
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Person Details

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Sherry Coutu is an angel investor and serves on the boards of companies, charities and universities.As an entrepreneur, Sherry established and successfully sold two businesses in the financial services industry. The first (acquired by Euromoney plc) has operations in more than 70 countries.

The second was floated in 2000 on London and Nasdaq and the company was valued at more than $1 billion before being acquired (by AMP plc). Sherry is active in early stage investing and has raised several rounds of venture capital and public equity totaling more than $200 million.

Sherry has decades of experience serving companies which range from fast growth private early stage to public and boards with turnover of more than £ 1 bn.She is a frequent public speaker, a national judge of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year awards, and presents regularly at the top business schools. She specialises in consumer, internet, information services and clean energy.

Current university affiliations include Cambridge University and Harvard Business School. Charitable / Government affiliations include the Prince's Trust, Cancer Research UK and NESTA.

Jobs (10)

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Non-Executive Director

2014 - Current   (over 2 years)

Non-Executive Director

2014 - Current   (over 2 years)

Director

2014 - Current   (over 2 years)

Founder & Executive Chairman

2013 - Current   (over 3 years)

Non-Exec Director

Dec, 2012 - Current   (almost 4 years)

Non Executive Director

Jan 30, 2010 - Current   (over 6 years)

Angel Investor

2004 - Current   (over 12 years)
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DateInvested InRoundDetails
Dec, 2013$1.8M / SeedPersonal Investment
Aug, 2012undisclosed amount / AngelPersonal Investment
Jul, 2012£400k / AngelPersonal Investment
Jul, 2012$1.7M / SeedPersonal Investment
Mar, 2012$3M / Series APersonal Investment
Jan, 2012$1.8M / Series APersonal Investment
Aug, 2011undisclosed amount / SeedPersonal Investment
Apr, 2011£350k / AngelPersonal Investment
Aug, 2010$800k / SeedPersonal Investment
Jul, 2010$1.6M / SeedPersonal Investment
Mar, 2010undisclosed amount / SeedPersonal Investment
Jul, 2009undisclosed amount / Series APersonal Investment

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