Entrepreneur, Mentor, NED and Angel. Jess Butcher MBE is a co-founder of Blippar, one of Britain’s best-funded technology scale-ups and one of the world’s leading augmented reality technology platforms. In May’17 Blippar ranked within CNBC’s global ‘Disruptor 50’ list alongside the likes of Uber, Airbnb, Snapchat and Spotify. Jess is the recipient of numerous female entrepreneur and tech awards including BBC’s Top 100 Women and Fortune’s Most Powerful female entrepreneurs. She is a passionate start-up mentor, public speaker and writer on subjects as diverse as women in technology, female entrepreneurialism, digital innovation, digital detox and work-life balance. She received an MBE in the 2018 New Years Honours List for her services to technology and entrepreneurship.