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EPOC Event: Networking with GV (formerly Google Ventures)

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University of Cambridge Judge Business School

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In our next event we are hosting Tom Hulme at the Judge Business School for a very exciting talk. Tom is a General Partner of GV (formerly Google Ventures), based in London. GV has over $2bn under management; Tom's investments include Lemonade.com, Cambridge Epigenetix, Oxford Sciences Innovation, Weaveworks and Currency Cloud.

Previously, while leading IDEO's startup efforts globally, he founded OpenIDEO, IDEO’s open innovation platform that has over 150,000 users from more than 170 countries. The platform allows a global community of users to tackle challenges for social good.

Tom has also been an Angel Investor in 21 startups; his seed investments include MileIQ (exited to Microsoft), Divimove (exited to Freemantle), GoCardless, Cliqz (exited to Burda), Smarkets, Llustre (exited to Fab), Massive Health (exited to Jawbone), LostMyName, Nested, Tray.io and MoveGuides.

Tom's TED talk on design has been viewed over 1 million times, he has been recognized as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum and is featured in WIRED UK’s Top 100 Digital Power Brokers and the Evening Standard list of London’s 1000 Most Influential People.

Tom earned a first class bachelor’s degree in physics from the University of Bristol, an MBA from Harvard Business School, where he received the Baker Scholar Award of high distinction and an Honorary Doctorate in design from University of the Arts London.

If you are interested in venture creation and learning about Tom Hulme and GV investments, come and join us at the Judge Business School to meet like-minded academicians, investors, and local start-up and company representatives. The talk will be followed by a networking session with food and drinks

To watch Tom’s TED Talk, click: https://www.ted.com/talks/tom_hulme_what_can_we_learn_from_shortcuts

For more information on GV click: https://www.gv.com/

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