Georgiana Barbanta

Georgiana has spent several years working with tech start ups in London and Paris. Most recently she helped quadruple the headcount at a London based SaaS business whilst building their people operations with a focus on talent, engagement, culture and organisational design. Diversity and inclusion is central to her work and she holds a D&I award for her work with Paddle. Joining Octopus Ventures in 2020, she focuses on supporting the UK portfolio with all things people and talent.

Georgiana studied Economics and Marketing at Jean-François Champollion National University. She loves reading, Star Wars, drawing, knowing a lot about the Rosetta Stone and has been unsuccessfully trying to quit video games since the age of 11.

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