Peter Cowley – The Invested Investor
As an active angel investor for ten years, Peter has personally invested in over 60 startups and was named UK Business Angel of the Year 2014/15 and Best Angel of the World by the World Business Angel Investment Forum in February 2017.
He is chair of the board of the Cambridge Business Angels and the Investment Director of the Marshall of Cambridge, Martlet Corporate Angel division. He has led 25+ investment deals and is currently a non-executive director of five angel-backed technology start-ups, plus a board observer of two others.
A Fellow in Entrepreneurship at the Cambridge Judge Business School, he has mentored hundreds of entrepreneurs. In June 2018 he was appointed president of the European Business Angel Network, a pan-European community for early-stage investors covering more than 150 member organisations in over 50 countries.