AlbionVC, the technology investment arm of Albion Capital, has appointed Jessica Bartos as an investment manager.
In her role as investment manager, Bartos will work with AlbionVC's portfolio of over 40 early stage tech companies, while seeking new prospects with exceptional growth potential.
The recently-appointed investment manager joins AlbionVC from Rothschild & Co where she advised technology, media and telecom (TMT) firms on mergers and acquisitions. Working in Rothschild's New York and London offices, she developed tech specialisms in insuretech and fintech, enterprise communications including cloud computing and software-defined networking, digital advertising, the space industry, and enterprise software (in particular ERP and accounting software).
Bartos began her career as a Presidential Management Fellow with the US Government, where she financed infrastructure projects in emerging markets in support of US exports and international development initiatives. Her work focused on the renewable energy, space and communications infrastructure sectors. She has also served with the OECD, the US Trade Representative and the US Treasury.
Ed Lascelles, head of Technology Investment, AlbionVC, said: "Jessica completes our recruitment round for the team and she joins at an exciting time in the technology investment world. We are seeing a tremendous pipeline of opportunities in innovative early stage companies across the UK in areas of B2B software and tech-enabled services including AI, digital health, cyber security and data analytics. We welcome Jessica to the Albion team and she will undoubtedly help us identify and support exceptional growth stories within the flourishing tech sector."