Fionnuala heads early-stage venture at Goldacre Ventures where she has been responsible for building a portfolio of over 20 investments. A passionate advocate for collaboration and partnership to support innovation and change, Fionnuala created RElab, an award-winning ecosystem and programme that brings together entrepreneurs with leading industry corporates scaling innovation within the built world.

Fionnuala brings over 25 years wide-ranging experience of investment, corporate advisory and entrepreneurship to companies she works with. Previous senior roles span larger corporates and start-up environments including Kleinwort Benson, KPMG, enba and Deutsche Pfandbrief Bank. Fionnuala is also a non-executive director of UK Commercial Property REIT and a member of the Growth Advisory Board for IMI plc

Outside of venture, Fionnuala believes deeply in the power of arts and education to change lives and serves as a Trustee of East London Dance, of Brixton House and previously of the Southbank Centre and of Tomorrow’s Warriors.