Richard Startup

Systems Dev Tech

Shadow Foundr

Having a passion for all things Tech, Richard has been using and working with technology his whole life. After graduating from Reading University, he moved into QA and Software Testing at one of the world’s leading test houses. He progressed from Testing to Senior Project Management and handling some of the company’s leading clients, while devising and streamlining the testing and reporting process. Richard is an essential part of the team having spent several years honing his skills for structure and processes in roles such as Lead Technical Support and Systems Administrator and overseeing Cyber Security before coming aboard as Systems Development Technician.

Our vision is to facilitate the funding journeys for disruptive companies from seed-stage until exit, whilst providing the best opportunities and mitigating risks for investors.