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Co-Founder / CEO, Amadeus Capital Partners
Anne is CEO and Co-founder of Amadeus Capital Partners, the international technology investor, which has raised over $1bn for investment in high growth technology companies since 1997. Anne has been an active venture capitalist for 30 years. Early in her career Anne worked in the US for Cummins Engine Company and then Bain & Co, before returning to the UK to join Apax Partners. She became COO of one of her investee companies, Virtuality Group, after it listed on the LSE in 1993, before she went on to found Amadeus.
A former Chairman of the British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association and of Invest Europe, Anne was appointed as a Non Executive Director of the Court of the Bank of England in 2018. In 2019, Anne became a member of the Investment Committee of Yale Corporation and, in January 2021, Anne was appointed as an external member of the Venture Capital Investment Committee of CDC Group. Anne is also a member of the UK Investment Council and sits on the Advisory Committee of the Montanaro Global Innovations Fund.
Anne holds an MA from Clare College, Cambridge, and an MPPM from Yale School of Management. She was awarded a CBE in 2006 for services to business, is an honorary fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh.