1. Sherry Coutu, Angel investor; founder and executive chair of Founders4Schools; Silicon Valley Com
Sherry Coutu is one of Britain’s most successful angel investors, working and investing with entrepreneurs to use digital to develop marketplaces as well as working with students and teachers in education technology.
She advises and serves on the boards of companies, charities and institutions such as the London Stock Exchange, Cambridge University, Raspberry Pi and Zoopla.
As an angel investor, she has made direct angel investments in more than 50 companies and holds investments in three venture capital firms. She founded and chairs the not-for-profit Founders4schools.org.uk, and co-founded Silicon Valley Comes to the UK.