Joining the TNE: Pipelines to progression: International schools panel discussion
A true third culture kid, Lucy grew up living between the UK and the USA. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Dartmouth College in 2010, where she studied literature and psychology. In 2014, Lucy founded BridgeU, the market leading provider of university & careers guidance software & services for international, global and world secondary schools in 120 countries. Prior to BridgeU’s acquisition by Kaplan in March of 2020, Lucy had raised $12m in venture capital from leading investors in Europe, the US and Asia to drive BridgeU’s global expansion to support regional offices in London, Madrid, Hong Kong and Dubai. Lucy has been labelled an ‘Entrepreneur Role Model’ by the European Commission, and won Tech Entrepreneur of the Year in 2015 at a ceremony hosted at the House of Commons celebrating leading UK female entrepreneurs. In 2016, Lucy was named to the Forbes ‘30 under 30” list.