Barclays Ventures CEO Ben Davey on five years of Rise and Eagle Labs and how the networks are becoming more globally accessible
This week marks the fifth birthday of Rise, Ben talks about the work Rise has done launch, working with the FinTech community, creating networks and working with early stage firms “effectively get onto their second, third rung of the ladder, help them grow”.
He also outlines what the future holds for Eagle Labs and Rise, including how both networks have met the challenges posed by the Covid crisis. “I think we have learned how to blend physical engagement with digital engagement, and I do see that model continuing for the foreseeable future.”
Watch the full video below to hear about plans to create new opportunities, becoming globally accessible, and more.