The pandemic, despite all of the hardships, has driven a wave of entrepreneurialism through start-ups, growth at scale and innovative thinking.
In this session hear from ICAEW members riding this wave as they discuss the challenges and opportunities the global landscape presents.
- Andries Smit, CEO, Upside Saving
- Clare Urmston, CFO, ANEMOI
- Tanuvi Ethunandan, CEO, Data Duopoly
As a Chartered Accountant previously working at EY, Tanuvi takes the lead on the financial and business strategy at Data Duopoly. Having graduated from Cambridge University reading Economics, and completing a Masters in Entrepreneurship, she is well placed to understand the data analysis requirements for venues, which Data Duopoly provides
Neil has a long career in business development within the tech space. He is based in the Dext London office and is the General Manager of Dext UK and Dext South Africa. He previously headed up the Sales and Service team at Funding Circle, a machine learning and technology platform for small business lending.
An entrepreneurial leader with a track record of success leading financial services organisations from start-ups to large corporates, including PwC, Morgan Stanley, RBS and Aviva. Andries has 20 years’ experience working in the UK, Canada, South Africa and Asia, and his experience spans working with publicly traded companies, venture investors and scale-ups.
Anemoi provides wind power technology to the global shipping market, increasing vessel efficiency by lowering fuel consumption. Alongside her role as CFO at Anemoi, Clare is a NED at Nottingham University Hospital Trust and sits on ICAEW’s Business Committee. Previously, she was CFO of Mamas and Papas, Symingtons and Wilko Retail
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