UCL has been hailed as a “shining example” for supporting student entrepreneurs by the Guardian in an article about whether universities are doing enough to help students start new businesses.
Entrepreneurship Guest Lecture Series
Publication date: Jan 22, 2013 10:40 AM
Start: Jan 31, 2013 05:15 PM
Lisa Long – Co-founder of Six to Start and Soniqplay
Each year, UCL's Department of Management Science and Innovation and UCL Advances organises a series of guest lectures from leading entrepreneurs and investors.
Lisa Long has worked in and around startups for her entire 15 year career, 5 years in Silicon Valley and the rest here in the UK.
Here in the UK, she has cofounded Six to Start, a games
company best know for Zombies, Run!, and her current startup, Soniqplay,
an audio application platform company that counts among its clients
Manchester City Football Club.
She serves as a mentor for Seedcamp, the UCL Masters in Entrepreneurship, and the Cartier Women's Initiative, where she has twice coached the winning teams. To liven up all her spare time, Lisa plays capoiera and designs treasure hunts. She has a degree in chemical engineering from Cornell University and an MBA from INSEAD.