Brent Hoberman
Co-Founder and Executive Chairman, Founders Forum, firstminute capital, Founders Factory

Brent Hoberman CBE

Brent is Co-Founder and Executive Chairman of Founders Factory (global venture studios, seed programmes and accelerator programmes), Founders Forum (global community of founders, corporates and tech leaders), and firstminute capital ($320m seed fund with global remit, backed by over 120+ unicorn founders). Previously, Brent co-founded Made.com in 2010 which went public last year with a valuation of $1.1bn, and lastminute.com in 1998 where he was CEO from its inception and sold it in 2005 to Sabre for $1.1bn. Brent has backed 9 unicorns at Seed stage and technology businesses Brent has co-founded have raised over $1bn and include Karakuri.