In the east end of London startups are forming and collaborating. The venture capital market is coming back and the entrepreneurial spirit is fueled by universities such as Cambridge and Oxford feeding talent and leading edge research into this scene.
The UK has a notable history and visionaries in the technology field. Think Sir Timothy Berners-Lee, inventor of the World Wide Web, Sir Jonathan Ive, lead designer behind many of Apple’s products, and Alan Turing, widely considered to be the father of computer science and artificial intelligence.
- Tudor Aw, Technology Sector Head, KPMG in the UK