Daisy OnuboguCOO at Diversity VC
Daisy leads on growing and managing the network of people that support Backed in sourcing deal flow, delivering portfolio support and building brand. She is also responsible for Backed’s Diversity and Inclusion initiatives on the investment side, and works more broadly on tackling the systemic issues for underrepresented founders as COO for Diversity VC. She's also an Advisor at Roam, Emerge, and a board director of global charity, Future Brilliance. Previously, she was in charge of curating mainstage speakers for Web Summit and its sister conferences. In a former life she was a lawyer (for about 5 minutes) and co-founder of Refugee Info Network (a project around gathering EU asylum information to supply to refugee camps in Lesbos and Calais). She is a fan of travel, pies, medium sarcasm, social justice and facilitating connections to make things happen.