Head of High Growth and Entrepreneurs, Barclays
Juliet Rogan leads a national team of High Growth Relationship Directors focused on supporting companies to scale from start-up to exit. Over the last six years Juliet has worked across Barclays Corporate and Investment bank, specialising in the Tech Media and Telecoms Sector and played an integral role in building Barclays’ high growth franchise and venture debt product. Previously Director for Barclays’ Technology, Media and Telecoms team, Juliet joined Barclays in 2010 after qualifying as an accountant at KPMG.
Stian Westlake is an expert on innovation, technology and government policy. He previously worked as Adviser to three UK Science Ministers, and prior to that spent eight years as an Executive Director of Nesta – the UK’s national foundation for innovation, where he led the organisation’s think-tank. Before his role at Nesta, Stian worked in social investment at The Young Foundation and as a consultant at McKinsey & Company in Silicon Valley and London. He is co-author of the critically acclaimed book ‘Capitalism Without Capital: the rise of the Intangible Economy’ and is a governor of the National Institute for Economic and Social Research, a senior fellow of Nesta, and a visiting researcher at Imperial College London.