Emma Steele is made Partner to spearhead the new £50m fund

“I am delighted to welcome Emma as a Partner at Ascension and to announce this promotion. Since 2018, Emma and I have developed a great relationship, working together to identify and support top impact businesses as part of our work deploying our £15m Fair By Design fund. I am really excited to continue our work together on our new £50m seed fund, Ascension Fund III, which we are launching to back tech ventures that improve how people live and work.”

Emma, firstly congratulations on the promotion to Partner! How do you feel?

Emma and Maryam loving their Wagestream stash!

What are you most proud of since joining the team?

Can you explain a little more about the new fund — Ascension Fund III and why you are so excited about it?

What are you looking forward to over the next 6–12 months?



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