Peter is UKBAA Angel Investor of the Year for 2014/5, is a Fellow in Entrepreneurship at the Cambridge Judge Business School, has founded 12 companies, has invested in over 40 startups, is a non-executive director/board observer of seven of these and advises many others.
Peter Cowley has a Cambridge University degree in Engineering and Computing Science, lived in Bavaria for five years (where he founded his first company in 1981) and returned to Cambridge 11 years ago.
As an Angel, Peter has personally been investing in high growth start-ups for many years and is a board member of the Cambridge Angels. He is the Investment Director at Martlet - the Corporate Angel division of Marshall of Cambridge (a £1.4bn sales, 4500+ person engineering company). He set up the Computing Laboratory Ring mentoring scheme and is chair of the Cambridge ideaSpace supporter group.