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Debu Purkayastha

Trustee (Chair)

Debu is the Chair of our board of Trustees.


Debu is a renowned global investment leader and entrepreneur. Currently the Managing Partner of venture capital and private equity firm 3rd Eye, he holds several non-executive positions including at University of Cambridge/Cambridge Enterprise, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, and previously at global humanitarian NGO Mercy Corps.

Debu spent almost six years at Google, spearheading its corporate M&A/corporate development, investment, and business development efforts globally, and thereafter was Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Octopus Investments, one of the largest venture capital firms in Europe.