Emma Cheshire

Emma Cheshire

Emma Cheshire

Co-founder, Dotforge

Emma has a wealth of experience in tech innovation, adoption and integration of startups and startup processes for corporate and the third sector as well as fund management.
As a co-founder of Dotforge, she was responsible for raising the initial investment funding of £500,000 to launch the first Dotforge accelerator programmes. Since 2015 her focus has been on Tech4Good, working with established social, tech and corporate investors to build Dotforge as an internationally-recognised programme for technology-led social innovation.
Emma has also co-founded Futurelabs, a space for tech startups and scaleups in Leeds; and is an advisor for Capital Enterprise North, a network of investor support and angel networks investing in early-stage tech.