Board Advisor / Mentor


Big Business Experience

Barclays & Aviva

Small Business Experience

Smart City & FinTech Startups


Founder of a Food Tech startup. Formerly, Head of Legal at a smart city startup, raising £7.6 million Series A financing, drafting commercial agreements, & responsible for all corporate governance, GDPR compliance & investor management. Advises a variety of early stage and scale up startups on corporate law and governance matters, as well as leading strategic partnership & business development strategies, and assisting with restructuring. Leadership team at Tech London Advocates Corporate Innovation / 9 years combined legal & governance experience ranging from leading FTSE 100 Financial Services & Real Estate Corporates, to Start-ups.


  • University of Plymouth BA Honours Business Degree – First
  • Chartered Company Secretary qualified to Associate Status (ICSA)

Key areas of Expertise

  • Corporate law and governance
  • Drafting commercial agreements
  • Fundraising and investment
  • Regulated company compliance with listing rules, and associated guidance
  • Investor relations
  • Project management
  • Strategy formulation
  • IP management
  • Business Development
  • Partnerships


9 years in legal and governance in FTSE100 financial services

Founded a food-tech startup

Head of Legal for a smart city startup

Undertaken various roles for startups & scaleups including: raising a £7.8 million Series A round and devision & implementation of a strategic partnerships plan

Part of corporate Innovation leadership team for Tech London Advocates