Dr. Simon Murdoch serves as Managing Partner at Episode 1 Ventures. He served as Board Member at Blink. He serves as Board Observer at CloudNC. He serves as Board Member at LandTech. He serves as Board Member at Triptease, Circuit Mind, Global App Testing, UserReplay, SwiftSwift, Paramount Zone, Profitero, Auto paid, and kleene.ai. He was the Founder of FriendsAbroad. He serves as Board Member at Dropless and Context Scout. He is an Advisor of The Baobab Network. He sold his first company, book pages, to Amazon in 1998. He became a full-time angel investor. His angel portfolio includes investments in Shazam, Zoopla, LoveFilm (sold to Amazon 2011), Natural Motion, Covestor, and Shutl. In addition, from 2010 to 2012, he worked at Octopus Ventures in portfolio development. He is the Chairman of SubHub. He was a board member of Swift Shift & ParamountZone. He has a BA in Physics from Cambridge and a Ph.D. in Computer Science and Expert Systems. He also served as Board Observer at SimplyCook.