Ben Davey, Barclays Ventures CEO, on the lessons he has learned in responding to the coronavirus crisis and his advice to startups.
Barclays Ventures has, like many businesses, had to pivot significantly since the Covid-19 outbreak. Its CEO Davey discusses what he and his team learned during a turbulent eight weeks. Why everything you thought you knew pre-coronavirus - strategy, cost base, client needs – has changed and how to meet that challenge.
Davey also gives advice to founders in the current climate, which is use your networks and don’t be afraid to ask for help.