People

We have a demonstrable track record of successfully accelerating and commercialising early-stage companies with breakthrough technologies.

All of the founding team have a background in the HR technology sector through previous experience as entrepreneurs, angel investors, and as consultants supporting global accelerator programs.

In addition to the founding team, we have a global network of HR Technology founders, providing access to off-market opportunities in geographies that are often underserved.

Andrew Grevett

London, UK

A successful HR technology entrepreneur, consultant and angel investor with over 12 years experience working with global teams on venture capital, private equity and M&A.

Michael Colonnese

Los Angeles, USA

A founder and investor with 10 years experience building companies and raising venture capital. Founded a student recruiting marketplace business which was acquired in 2018

Jeff Welstead

London, UK

A business advisor with 27 years leadership experience with Fortune 100 global brands including Merrill Lynch, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Accenture and Kantar Market Research.

Kenji Niwa

Tokyo, Japan

An entrepreneur and prolific angel investor focused on the HR Tech sector for the past 9 years. Founded a highly successful student internship platform which was acquired in 2019.

Simon Draper

London, UK

A serial entrepreneur with 18 years board level experience of software and SaaS development. Founded an award-winning employee benefit business which was acquired in 2019.

Venture Capital Scout Program

We are actively seeking HR Technology entrepreneurs to extend our international reach and help us identify high-potential start-ups seeking investment. Contact us via the link below to find out more and to arrange a confidential discussion.

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