Founding Director/CEO of Mint Ventures (Syndicate) Ltd
Gillian is a Commercial Strategist and Board advisor to start-up and spin-out companies with 20 years’ experience in the entrepreneurial ecosystem specialising in technology commercialisation and investment strategy covering energy, oil and gas, infrastructure, engineering including digital imaging and sensor technology, healthcare and food & drink.
Most recently Gillian is a Founding Director and CEO of Mint Ventures (Syndicate) Ltd, a new syndicate focused on women led and diverse angel investing. She also represents Kero Developments Ltd , a VC that invests in early stage engineering related spinout and start-up companies and is investor Director for Asset Cool ltd.
She is also Entrepreneurial Scotland Saltire Fellow, a voluntary mentor for Women’s Enterprise Scotland (WES) and an active angel investor.
Panel: thur 26 Nov, 13:00 – 14:00
Spotlight on Scotland – understanding the ecosystem
Scotland’s thriving Angel community creates a bedrock from which great business can scale. Our panel of leading investors and founders will unpick the investor ecosystem across Scotland and discuss the growth in sectors like FinTech and Big Data and the opportunity opening up for those that deploy at Series A.