Mr. Bobby Yerramilli-Rao served as Managing Partner at Hermes Growth Partners. He serves as Chief Strategy Officer & Corporate Vice President, Corporate Strategy. He is an Independent Director at Instart Logic. He was formerly the Corporate Strategy Director and Internet Services Marketing Director of Vodafone Group. As part of these global roles he was responsible for overall strategy and technology-related acquisitions and served on the company's investment committee. He serves on the Boards of Directors of Instart Logic and Cambridge Epigenetix, is an observer on the Board of Thinking Phones, and was the lead investor at Fuze and RingCentral. He is a former research engineer at Marconi and was a partner at McKinsey and Company in New Jersey and Palo Alto. He holds a DPhil in Robotics from the University of Oxford and an MA in Electrical Engineering from the University of Cambridge. He is also a Co-Founder and serves as a Board Member at Cambridge Epigenetix.