Our CEO Anne Glover sits down with Catherine La Torre, Independent NED and former CEO of British Patient Capital, to delve into the dynamics of the UK venture capital industry. Catherine shares invaluable insights gleaned from her illustrious career journey, highlighting the remarkable achievements of British Patient Capital in becoming the largest domestic VC investor in the UK, managing over £3 billion in assets with a net IRR of 19%.

Join us as Catherine discusses the challenges facing the UK VC landscape, including strategies to attract pension funds and the importance of storytelling to compete globally. She also offers a glimpse into the future, envisioning growth, and consolidation akin to the private equity industry.

This episode is a must-listen for anyone interested in the future of VC in Europe and beyond.

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