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A Lifetime of Entrepreneurship – with Neil Barnfather MBE, VP, UK and Ireland, GoodMaps.
Continuing our look at disability and entrepreneurship, Untapped co-founder, Anna Parisi, spoke to Neil Barnfather, one of the UK’s most prolific entrepreneurs, to discuss resilience, challenging conventions and creating 19 successful businesses. Neil has enjoyed success in various sectors, from e-commerce to fintech. Today, he is VP, UK and Ireland, for GoodMaps, the company revolutionising how visually impaired people navigate indoor environments.
How European tech VC Octopus Ventures is turning its attention to the planet
As we approach Earth Day on Friday 22nd, April 2022, we are focusing on the theme of 'Investing in our Planet’, to understand what climate entrepreneurs and investors believe are the funding gaps and how more capital can flow to the right places. In this article, Isha Sharma, Portfolio Analyst, Octopus Ventures, discusses the firm's climate tech strategy and how it supports a growing portfolio of investments.
Christian Kroll

Christian Kroll is Founder and CEO of Ecosia, an ethical search engine that uses advertising revenues to plant trees in…

Mavis Nduchwa

Mavis Nduchwa was the Founder and CEO of Chabana Farms (Kalahari Honey) a honey aggregator from Botswana. Founded in 2015,…

Neal Cross
Neal Cross

Neal Cross is a globally recognised corporate, social and start-up entrepreneur with a long track record across bluechip technology, finance…

Poonam Bir Kasturi

Poonam Bir Kasturi is the Founder of Daily Dump, which is focused on the design, manufacture, distribution and servicing of…

Rose Marcario

Rose Marcario was the President and CEO of outdoor clothing company and private benefit corporation Patagonia. Prior to joining the…

Samson Ogbole

Farmer Ogbole Samson is the Team Lead for Eupepsia Place which uses technology as an enabler for Agriculture. Eupepsia Place…

Rogerio Cavalcante
Rogerio Cavalcante

Rogerio is umgrauemeio’s Founder and CEO – The first Brazilian startup with a solution that mitigates CO2 emissions from wildfires…

Federico Garcea
Federico Garcea

Federico Garcea is the Founder and CEO of Treedom. At the age of 25, he left his fixed position at…

Thomas Canguilhem
Thomas Norman Canguilhem

Thomas is a passionate climate-entrepreneur and CEO into the 2.0 and green economy, with a wide international exposure and over…

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Mark Matovu

Mark Matovu is the Founder & CEO of Nampya Farmers Market. He left the family farm ten years ago to…

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Alexander Gillet

Alexander Gillett is the CEO of HowGood, an independent research company and SaaS data platform with the world’s largest database…

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Kat Bruce

Kat is a biodiversity scientist and one of the global pioneers in the use of environmental DNA for large-scale biodiversity…

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Lilan Dayananda

Lilan Dayananda is an international award-winning young social tech entrepreneur. For years, his social initiative Elzian Agro has offered customised…

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Gesa Biermann

Dr. Gesa Biermann is the Co-Founder & CEO of Pina Earth, a climate tech startup based in Germany and backed…

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Anil Maguru

Anil Maguru is a French and Rwandan entrepreneur and investor. He serves as a Founding Partner of Satgana, a global…