Brent Hoberman (L1 Technology Advisory Board, Co-Founder and former CEO of Lastminute.com)

Brent Hoberman

Brent co-founded lastminute.com, an online travel and leisure retailer, and made.com, a direct-from-factory homewares retailer.

Brent is Chairman and Co-Founder of Founders Factory, a corporate backed incubator/accelerator based in London. He co-founded and chairs Founders Forum, a series of intimate annual global events for the leading entrepreneurs of today and the rising stars of tomorrow. Founders Forum also has an innovation consultancy for top corporates (Founders Intelligence), a recruitment company (Founders Keepers), as well as a network to champion and support women working in technology (AccelerateHER). He also co-founded and chairs Founders of the Future, an invite only network of future founders.

In 2017, Brent launched firstminute capital, a new $85m international venture capital fund with broad specification for the varieties of technology it will invest in, including robotics, health and cyber security.

In addition, Brent sits on the UK Government Digital Advisory Board and The Economist Board and is an Advisory Board member to the Oxford Foundry.

Brent is a governor of the University of the Arts London, appointed as the Prime Minister's Business Trade Ambassador and was selected as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum. He was appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in the 2015 New Year Honours for services to entrepreneurship. Brent graduated from the Eton College and the New College, Oxford.

Our people

Mikhail Fridman

Mikhail Fridman

Co-founder, LetterOne

Lord Browne of Madingley

Lord Browne of Madingley

Executive Chairman, L1 Energy

Lord Davies of Abersoch

Lord Davies of Abersoch

Non-Executive Chairman, LetterOne

Franz Humer

Franz Humer

L1 Health Advisory Board, Former CEO and Chairman Roche Holding Ltd

Andrew Gould

Andrew Gould

L1 Energy Advisory Board, Former Chairman BG Group

Jonathan Muir

Jonathan Muir

Chief Executive, LetterOne

Brent Hoberman

Brent Hoberman

L1 Technology Advisory Board, Co-Founder and former CEO of Lastminute.com

Ed Eisler

Ed Eisler

L1 Treasury, Chairman, Investment and Risk Committee

Stephan DuCharme

Stephan DuCharme

L1 Retail, Managing Partner