Moving on

Moving on

Originally posted on Medium here tl;dr: After two brilliant years, I’m stepping down as Executive Director of Coadec, and am thrilled to be joining Uber’s policy research team next month. We’re looking for an entrepreneurial policy wonk to take over running Coadec, if...
Coadec’s Budget 2016 summary

Coadec’s Budget 2016 summary

This was originally published on Medium here Today the Chancellor, George Osborne, delivered his 8th Budget. It was fairly light on tech announcements, but there is a section dedicated to the ‘Digital Economy’ (see section 5.9), and more importantly there are...
Startups want us to stay in the EU

Startups want us to stay in the EU

tl;dr Coadec’s survey found that 81% want to remain in the EU The referendum has now been called, and the next four months will be dominated by the debate over whether the UK should remain in, or leave, the European Union. To gauge the opinion of the UK’s digital...
Paul Smith joins Coadec Steering Committee

Paul Smith joins Coadec Steering Committee

We’re delighted to announce that Paul Smith is joining Coadec’s Steering Committee. Paul co-founded and ran the brilliant Ignite accelerator, set up Campus North, and been an angel investor and advisor to many startups. We look forward to working with him...