FOUNDER & MANAGING PARTNER OF SILK VENTURES
Angelica Anton is the Founding Partner of SILK Ventures, an investment firm created for the sustainability age, with a portfolio spanning digital healthcare, fintech and blockchain infrastructure. An early investor in Revolut, Huma and other tech pioneers, she was recognised as a Forbes 30 under 30 and featured on Innovate Finance’s “Women in Fintech Powerlist”. Ms Anton sits on the Innovation Board of the UK’s Confederation of Business Industry (CBI) and on the Innovation Board of the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital. Prior to founding SILK Ventures, Ms Anton was a Senior Associate at London-based VC firm QVentures, President at Oxford Entrepreneurs, and an Advisor in the department of foreign investment of the Chinese Government.
An Oxford University alumna with a Master’s degree in Chinese Studies, Ms Anton speaks 6 languages and is a former maths olympian, as well as a musician and a collector of modern art. Besides investing, she is currently taking an executive degree in Public Leadership at Harvard Kennedy School.