MARTIN RIGBY – Managing Director
Martin Rigby, is managing director of ET Capital Limited. He has been a venture capital investor for over 25 years making and managing investments in over 40 innovative technology businesses, principally in network services, software and hardware. Before founding ETCapital in 1992, he was an investment manager at 3i plc in Cambridge specialising in early stage technology investments. He is co-founder and CEO of Psonar, the Pay Per Play streaming music service optimised for mobile, and he sits on the board of Bango plc, the AIM quoted mobile payments provider. He is chairman of FSE Fund Managers, the equity investment arm of the FSE Group and is an independent director of The Cascade Seed Fund which invests in university spin-outs in south east England. He is also chairman of MJog, the hybrid messaging service provider. He is an advisory board member of The Bettany Centre for Entrepreneurship at Cranfield University. He read history for his first degree at New College, Oxford, has an MBA from Cranfield and a degree in IT and Computing from The Open University.