Anne is CEO and Co-founder of Amadeus Capital Partners, the international technology investor, which has raised over $1bn for investment in high growth technology companies since 1997. Anne has been an active venture capitalist for 30 years. Early in her career Anne worked in the US for Cummins Engine Company and then Bain & Co, before returning to the UK to join Apax Partners. She became COO of one of her investee companies, Virtuality Group, after it listed on the LSE in 1993, before she went on to found Amadeus.
A former Chairman of the BVCA and of Invest Europe, Anne is a member of the UK Government’s Council for Science and Technology and of the London Business School’s Private Equity Institute Advisory Board. Anne was appointed as a Non-Executive Director of the Court of the Bank of England in 2018 and became a member of the Investment Committee of Yale Corporation in 2019.
Anne holds an MA from Clare College, Cambridge, and a MPPM from Yale School of Management. She was awarded a CBE for services to business and is an honorary fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering.