Rupa Popat

Entrepreneur, Investor & Board Advisor

Rupa is an entrepreneur, investor and board advisor. She founded FUTR Group, a year-round platform connecting companies with innovation through technology, research and events. Hong Kong-listed Pico Group acquired a majority stake in 2019. She sits on the advisory board of RLC Ventures, an early stage venture capital firm and also launched and co-founded Mad World, Christmas in July and

She is a mentor on the London Mayor’s Business Growth Programme, a board member of the UK Guild of Entrepreneurs, a Forbes contributor and has won several awards including the Sunday Times 35 under 35 Women. She is a Board Director at the Ashraya Initiative for Children charity.