Samantha is one of the founding partners of Campus Capital, an early-stage VC fund with the innovative model of partnering with universities to deliver a localised, smart source of venture capital. Its core missions are to not only provide a quality source of credible finance for high growth startups, but also to raise knowledge and education around venture capital itself. Samantha is also a startup coach at The University of Sheffield where she has spent the last four years developing and delivering on-campus startup support for student and graduate entrepreneurs and has coached high-growth potential tech startups from concept through to investment.