Eileen Burbidge is a partner at Passion Capital, the London-based venture capital firm she established with Stefan Glaenzer and Robert Dighero. Over the past couple of years, she has become one of the most prominent people in the UK tech startup scene,working in her role as Tech City chair. taking over as Tech City chair. In 2015 she was also appointed as the government’s special envoy for the finance technology (fintech) sector. She previously worked in business and product development roles at Yahoo!, Skype, PalmSource, Openwave, Sun and Apple.