Meet the Commissioners: Alice Bentinck MBE

Alice Bentinck MBE is co-founder and General Partner at Entrepreneur First. Entrepreneur First invests in top technical individuals to help them build world-class deep technology startups from scratch in six locations across Europe and Asia. Since 2011, Entrepreneur First has created over 200 startups worth over $1.5bn including Magic Pony Technology, Tractable and CloudNC.

EF’s investors include LinkedIn co-founder Reid Hoffman and Greylock Partners, alongside Mosaic Ventures, Lakestar and Founders Fund. 

She also set up Code First: Girls, a not-for-profit that has taught 5,000 women to code for free while at university. 

Alice started her career at McKinsey & Co. She was awarded an MBE for services to business in the 2016 Queen’s Birthday Honours. Alice is also a member of the UK AI Council, representing the UK AI Sector on the international stage.