TELECOMS VC SPOKESMAN - TIM MURRAY OF PILOTBIRD Thursday 15 March 2001 PDF Print If you need a comment on investment strategy in unquoted telecoms and technology businesses, especially venture capital, please consider contacting Tim Murray, founder and CEO of Pilotbird. Tel: 0207 90 90 900. Tim is also available to speak on the impact of technological change in telecoms on the user, the investor, and with respect to broadband-based applications, wireless-based applications and intelligent network services. Pilotbird is an early stage venture capital firm. They are a team of eight investment professionals who together have over fifty years' experience in telecoms and IT. Pilotbird believes in a broadband and wireless future and invests in European companies working to enable and exploit that future. Founded at the end of 1999, Pilotbird's initial investments have been made from shareholders' funds. The company is currently raising a Euro 150 million fund from a group of high technology corporations and institutional investors. Tim Murray, CEO, Pilotbird. Tim Murray has worked in telecoms for nineteen years as a corporate financier, consultant and engineer. He left the City to found Pilotbird in December 1999. He was an investment banker for six years, most recently as Global Head of Communications and Technology at Schroders. There he built and led a team of 45 corporate financiers and securities analysts in New York, London and Hong Kong. Before joining Schroders, Tim was Head of European Telecoms at BZW. His banking clients have included BT, Motorola, Rétévision, Tele Danmark, France Telecom, TIW, BCE and the Governments of Australia, Greece, Italy, Poland and Sweden. Before banking, Tim spent eight years with Mercer Management Consulting, providing a broad range of strategic advice to European telecoms operators. Prior to joining Mercer, he completed a university scholarship programme with BT and worked for BT as a software engineer. Tim has an MBA (with distinction) from INSEAD and a degree in Electrical Engineering from Cambridge University. For media information contact Rosemary Rogers: 01727 848420, firstname.lastname@example.org Or see http://www.pilotbird.com This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Rosemary Rogers PR in the following categories: Consumer Technology, Personal Finance, Business & Finance, Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit https://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.