Inspirefest 2017

Inma Martinez

Venture partner, Deep Science Ventures

Inma Martinez has been a pioneer in the mobile and digital industries since the 1990s, leading successful exits and growth in a number of high-profile tech start-ups in the UK and Finland.

Fortune and Time described her as one of Europe’s top talents in social engagement through technology, Silicon Valley’s Red Herring ranked her amongst the top 40 women in tech innovation and Fast Company labelled her a ‘firestarter’.

A data scientist who built one of the first AI systems for personalising mobile data services, she is currently a venture partner at Deep Science Ventures, a sci-tech accelerator and investment fund launched by Imperial College London. It is open to all postdoctoral candidates from top universities to turn their research into investable projects.

Martinez is also involved in a number of data projects in the private sector, ranging from cyberspace in education and smart cities to precision livestock farming.