Jed Rose is a Principal with the European investment team in London. He focuses on deep-tech and next-generation B2B businesses.
Prior to Next47, Jed was CEO at Paymentsense, a fintech start-up that provides card payment services for over 70k SMEs that process over £7B in card payments. During his time there, he led the business through a period of rapid growth in value creation,with EBITDA growing from breakeven to £24m in just three years,and to an exit. Previously, Jed drove significant product management initiatives within Microsoft’s Windows business group to reach millions of new users around the world. Products he led from inception included Windows MultiPoint, the Education PC, the Microsoft Student Innovation Suite, and the first Windows product feedback program with online influencers.
Jed received a BSc with Honors in Symbolic Systems from Stanford University and an MBA from the University of Cambridge. When he’s not working, Jed enjoys time with his dog, off-piste skiing in the Alps, and planning his next adventure.