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Crowdfund Insider: Interview with CEO of SyndicateRoom

An interview with Gonçalo de Vasconcelos, CEO of SyndicateRoom and an alumnus of the Cambridge MBA programme (MBA 2010). Gonçalo talks about Brexit, transparency and the company’s future plans. Gonçalo co-founded SyndicateRoom, a crowdfunding platform, in 2013 with another Cambridge…

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Financial Times: Maggots help MBA student find wriggle room in the recycling market

Jonathan Moules talks to Cambridge Judge alumnus Matt McLaren (MBA 2014) and co-founder of start-up Entomics. The venture converts food waste into energy and uses insects as an efficient biological catalyst. Entomics is supported by the Accelerate Cambridge programme at…

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We Are the City: 5 female CEOs making an impressive impact in UK industry

Cambridge MBA alumna Alison Brittain named as one of five female CEOs making an impressive impact in UK industry. Alison was appointed as the Whitbread chief executive in 2015, succeeding Andy Harrison. She was director of retail banking at Lloyds…

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Forbes: Smart money: How it can change your start-up for good

Gonçalo de Vasconcelos, CEO of crowdfunding platform SyndicateRoom and MBA alumnus of Cambridge Judge, talks to the founders of collaborative blogging platform Niume, Daniel Gennaoui and Francesco Facca, about how they managed to raise funds. Niume is supported by the…

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Business Weekly: Antonio Banderas stars in Cambridge crowdfunded movie

Hollywood actor Antonio Banderas has accepted a role on the “Salty” movie production, which raised £1.9 million via Cambridge equity crowdfunding platform SyndicateRoom, writes Tony Quested. Gonçalo de Vasconcelos, co-founder of SyndicateRoom and an alumnus of Cambridge Judge, said: “Our…

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