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.
M.A., Physics & Philosophy2000 - 2003
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