Richard Taylor Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 2

  • Portfolio
  • 1

  • Exits
  • 1


Richard Taylor General Information


Mr. Richard Taylor is an Angel Investor. Mr. Taylor is a Co-founder and Director at Tutpup. Richard started his career as a jackaroo, dropped out of university, worked in banking and then founded the Australian office of a UK educational MARCOMS agency. He purchased the company and sold it to EdComs in 2000. By 1995 Richard had started building websites for clients like Melbourne Parks & Water and the Australian Institute of Petroleum and he also began to invest in early tech start-ups. Richard then spent two years in San Francisco during the first dotcom boom. He then moved to London where he held a senior position in Whitehall at the Department for Education and Skills where he worked on projects including London Challenge and Teacher's TV. After leaving the civil service Richard started the business intelligence publication, the assignment report (sold to Meissa) which was followed by a brief period as International Development Director for World Math's Day. Richard has also written two sponsorship books, has contributed to articles to various edtech publications and also occasionally writes opinion pieces on this website.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)

Richard Taylor Investments (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Night Zookeeper 21-Jun-2019 Angel (individual) 00000 Educational Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
Boclips 18-Aug-2014 0000 00000 00.000 Educational Software Generating Revenue

Richard Taylor Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Boclips 02-Jun-2022 0000000000

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Richard Taylor Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Richard Taylor Angel Investor 0

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